Paluma State Forest, Paluma

4.5
#57 of 264 in Nature in Queensland
Lush and richly vegetated, Paluma State Forest covers the spectacular Paluma Range, a belt of mountains located approximately 60 km (37mi) north of Townsville. Enjoy a genuine sense of isolation in this verdant, exotic expanse of forest, where you can picnic or barbecue in certain locations dotted around the area. Creeks and streams littering the forest area make for ideal swimming spots. Add Paluma State Forest to your Paluma travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Paluma road trip planning app .
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  • When you are tired of the heat - head up Crystal Creek for a relaxing walk on their clear paths. I bought myself a healthy picnic lunch before heading up the mountain. As I was on holidays, it was mid...  more »
  • Have frequently stopped here when going up and down the Paluma Range road. Very historic bridge. A real credit to the early stone masons that the bridge is still in use today. In response to those who...  more »

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