Description

Kuranda is a mountain village near Cairns, in Queensland, on Australia's northeast coast. It's known for the Kuranda Scenic Railway, which winds along forested hillside tracks carved out by early settlers. The Skyrail Rainforest Cableway offers ocean-view gondola rides above a tropical rainforest. In the rugged Barron Gorge National Park, the imposing Barron Falls tumble over craggy rocks into the Barron River.

Images around Kuranda QLD 4881


Around Kuranda QLD 4881


Our Picks on what to Do in Kuranda QLD

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Barron Gorge National Park QLD

Kuranda Scenic Railway

Australian Butterfly Sanctuary

Rainforestation Nature Park

Barron Falls

Our Picks on where to Stay in Kuranda QLD

Kuranda Villas

Kuranda Rainforest Accommodation Park

Snuggles Bed and Breakfast

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Kuranda QLD

Kuranda Rainforest Coffee

Barron Falls Hotel

Kuranda Trading Post

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Community Services  


Kuranda Visitor Information Centre
Coondoo St &, Therwine St,
KURANDA QLD 4881

Mareeba Shire Council
65 Rankin Street,
MAREEBA QLD 4880

Kuranda Station - Kuranda QLD
Coondoo And Morong Street,
KURANDA QLD 4881

Kuranda Library
18-22 Arara Street,
KURANDA QLD 4881

Kuranda Aquatic Centre
262 Myola Road,
KURANDA QLD 4881

Location Information 

  • Elevation: 330
  • Population: 3008
  • State electorate(s): Barron River
  • Federal Division(s): Leichhardt
  • Established (yr): 1888
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.
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Travel To  

Mareeba QLD 4880 (34.6 km, 30 mins)
Palm Cove QLD 4879 (26.3 km, 32 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Kuranda QLD is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

poidb.com acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.