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Queensland Explore Centre - Babinda


Babinda is a small farming town located directly on the Bruce Highway approximately 60km south of Cairns. Its stunning location is shadowed by Queensland’s two highest mountains: Mt Bartle Frere and Mt Bellenden Ker, which form part of the World Heritage listed Wooroonooran National Park. Babinda is an RV Friendly town with two free camp sites.  Babinda is surrounded by crystal clear mountain streams, pristine rainforest and spectacular waterfalls.  We are ready to share our secrets with you so come into the Information Centre for a visit.  Our volunteer staff will welcome you with a smile.

Opening hours on public holidays may vary. Please contact the centre for more information.


Opening Hours:

Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm | Saturday: 9:00am - 4:00pm | Sunday: 9:00am - 12:30pm

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What We Offer:

  • Travel Information
  • Brochures and maps
  • A locals perspective
  • Parking and toilet facilities

Top 10 things to do around the region:

1. Home to the famous Babinda boulders.
2. Waterfalls and swimming holes
3. Wet tropics/rainforest diversity.
4.  Gateway to Frankland Island group and the Great Barrier Reef.
5. RV friendy town with free camping areas.
6.  Local shops and local products.
7. Historic Movie Theatre and Hotel.
8.  Bird watching sites.
9. Walking trails, golf and bowls.
10.  Museum and heritage trail.

Contact us:

Phone: 07 40671008
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