Sky Rail Queensland…Barron Falls

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Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, Cairns Australia, is a world first in environmental tourism taking you on an amazing experience over Australia’s World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforest canopy and deep into the forest.

The Skyrail experience, spanning 7.5kms over pristine rainforest, allows you to explore the wonders of an ancient tropical rainforest and learn about one of the most botanically fascinating and diverse areas on earth. read more

Gliding just metres above the rainforest canopy in comfortable six-person gondola cabins, the Skyrail journey immerses you in an intimate rainforest experience
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Barron Gorge, a deep chasm lined with dense rainforest vegetation.

Easy access walkways at Barron Falls Station lead you through the rainforest to three separate lookouts providing breathtaking views of the Gorge and Falls. The Falls are at their most spectacular during the green (wet) season, December through to March

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These photos were taken in August…In April, Ita Cyclone hit Australia and the waters filled the rivers of inland Australia.

The waters poured down, and turned Barron Falls into a beautiful fall…These photos are taken from ABC Far North

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The station is also home to the state-of-the-art Rainforest Interpretation Centre. The Centre, developed in conjunction with CSIRO, Australia’s premier scientific research organization, houses a visual and interactive presentation of the rainforest environment.

Touch-screen computers, videos and pictorials will help you to unravel some of the mysteries of this complex ecosystem while providing you and your family with a fun and entertaining learning experience to enhance your enjoyment of the rainforest.

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