Day Two

Millaa Millaa Falls

The world famous classic waterfall is a must see for every visitor to the Cairns Highlands. There is an easy 50 metre walk to it from the car park. Enjoy the fairytale scenery here and drive on to the waterfall circuit to see the also charming Zillie and Elinjaa Falls.

  • 30 minutes from Rose Gums



Mungalli Creek Cheese Factory

The science of dairying has expanded to encompass a very successful bio-dynamic dairy at Mungalli Creek. You can sample their whole range of fresh dairy products, as well as watch them being made at the Out of The Whey farmhouse cheesery and teahouse.

  • 40 minutes from Rose Gums 


Mamu Rainforest Canopy Walkway

In the homeland of the Mamu Aboriginal people, you can wander along the 350m elevated walkway, from ground level to the canopy, in comfort and safety. For more spectacular rainforest views, you can stroll along the cantilever and climb the 37m tower. Explore over 1100m of walking tracks through the rainforest and discover the history and heritage of the Mamu rainforest.

  • 45 minutes from Rose Gums


Mt Hypipamee Crater National Park

Take a stroll through the rainforest to marvel at ‘The Crater’. The explosion crater is 70m across with sheer granite sides and the lake is 58m below the rim and about 82m deep. Dinner Falls can be seen on the walk back to the car park through lovely rainforest.

  • 40 minutes from Rose Gums 


Herberton Historic Village

This is more than a vintage precinct - it's a tangible buzz of things past. The collection features more than 50 original buildings each housing an extensive display of artefacts and memorabillia and the village is regarded as the most significant outdoor museum in Queensland.

  • 40 minutes from Rose Gums 


Hasties Swamp Bird Hide

A tiny National Park home to more than 220 recorded bird species. The two-storey bird hide is the perfect place to spot wetland species.

  • 30 minutes from Rose Gums 


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Millaa Millaa Falls Mungalli Creek Cheese Factory Mamu Tower Lookout Mt Hypipamee Crater National Park Herberton Historic Village Hasties Swamp Bird Hide

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