Paluma State Forest, Paluma

#56 of 252 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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  • As long as there is adequate runoff this is an awesome area for aquatic exploration. Marine creatures (fish, reptiles, and amphibians) are certain to be encountered. There are numerous of excellent...  more »
  • Just gorgeous, weather wasn't hot enough to swim, but would be amazing on a summer day with picnic. Its a National park, so no pets allowed.  more »

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