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Discover the stunning rainforest of Finch Hatton Gorge in the Mackay Region

More information about tours, accommodation and activities

Forest Flying offers flying fox tours that are a unique and memorable way to discover the stunning rainforest of Finch Hatton Gorge. If you are visiting the area, we are pleased to present you with a range of accommodation and dining options below to make your stay a pleasant one. To book a rainforest tour, please contact the friendly team at Forest Flying today.
Give us a call to book your tour today! 07 4958 3359

Mackay Tourism

The local tourism office will be able to assist you with securing accommodation in the region, as well as recommending and booking other activities and current events in Mackay and the surrounding areas.

Soak up the sunshine at one of the region's thirty one stunning beaches, see the pristine islands of the Great Barrier Reef, explore Australia's largest rainforest national park and platypus capital. With many friendly outback towns within easy reach of this buzzing tropical city, there's more to Mackay than meets the eye!

1300 130 001 or 07 4944 5888
Mackay Tropical Beaches
Beautiful tropical beach

Finch Hatton Gorge Cabins and River Rock Café

Stay in comfort in an air conditioned self-contained cabin equipped with a private ensuite and BBQ area. There is also bunkhouse accommodation and camping facilities. The cabins are in an unbeatable spot just 5 minute walks to Eungella National Park, bush walks, swimming holes and waterfalls. Finch Hatton Gorge Cabins is open 5 days a week (Wednesday to Sunday).

The café is open from 10am until 5pm six days a week (closed Mondays). This is the ideal place for lunch or afternoon tea whilst visiting the Gorge. The contact details are the same as the Finch Hatton Gorge Cabins.

07 4958 3281

Private daytime picnic area by the creek available for Forest Flying customers only. Please enquire when booking.


Church Cafe

"A little taste of Italy"

Located on the Mackay-Eungella Road (just past the Pinnacle Hotel)

Criterion Hotel

Stay in the town of Finch Hatton in this recently refurbished hotel. 

Meals are available 7 days and nights.

07 4958 3252

Finch Hatton Showgrounds

Overnight camping is available at the Showgrounds, with toilets and hot showers on site. 

Rates start from $10 per person.

Old School House

This B&B offers accommodation with a difference, plus the option to pamper yourself with a natural mud bath.

The old schoolhouse 'sleep-overs for grown-ups' and Mud Bath Retreat offers the perfect escape from the stresses of daily life. Situated in the Pioneer Valley 60km west of Mackay surrounded by paddocks of lush sugarcane and mist shrouded mountains, this lovingly transformed 1950's schoolhouse is sure to please.

07 4958 5760

Kookaburra Cottage

Hosts Joe and Alanna Galea welcome you to a self-contained bed and breakfast cottage for two with breathtaking rural views. Situated just 5 minutes from Sarina, 25 minutes south of Mackay and only 15 minutes west of local golden beaches.

Simply do nothing, take in the view whist barbequing dinner, relax in the pool with a cool drink or enjoy a game of tennis.

Explorers' Haven

Explorers' Haven offers a range of accommodation styles including camping, log cabins and apartments.

Being 2,400 feet above sea level and overlooking the Pioneer Valley there are some spectacular views at your front door. 

There are also bush walks, platypus spotting areas, tennis facilities and swimming spots nearby.

07 4958 4750 

Neem Hall

Pet friendly farm stay
Neem Hall is a 2.5 Acre property located 3.2kms from the township of Finch Hatton, QLD.  
BBQ and SPA area

Ph 0427 690 445 or (07) 4958 3000

Broken River Kiosk

Maps, brochures, information on Eungella National Park and Broken River. Plus new cafe selling a range of wonderful foods.

Ph (07) 4958 4745 (information) or (07) 4958 4785 (cafe)

Eungella Chalet 

Built in 1933 as a guest house for people seeking out clear mountain air, the Eungella Chalet has been a landmark in the local area for decades.  

Broken River Mountain Resort

Broken River Mountain Resort, in the cool mountain tranquility of Eungella National Park, is both a retreat from Queensland’s tropical heat and the world’s best location to see platypus in the wild, and it is more than just a unique wildlife experience. Phone 49584000.

Rainforest Scuba 

Dive in platypus waters in a rainforest setting, a unique experience that no one else offers. Rainforest Scuba is open every day. No bookings required!

55 Anzac Parade
Finch Hatton

Mountain Edge Escape

Eungella Mountain Edge Escape provides 1 and 2 bedroom self-contained holiday cabins. Our accommodation is the perfect choice for a family vacation, romantic honeymoon, or simply a relaxing and tranquil getaway. Each cabin features it's own private balcony with stunning views, kitchenette with cooking facilities, reverse cycle air conditioning and covered parking. 

Local Services

Finch Hatton Store:     4958 3272
Post Office:     4958 3272
BP Service Station:      4958 3174

Ulysses Garden Cafe 

Live & Raw food Restaurant. Smoothies & Juice Bar. Bands and Musicians. Open Thursday to Sunday 10am to 5pm 
Phone: 07 49583572.
Please note that public toilets are available next to the pub in Finch Hatton, and also at the start of the Finch Hatton Gorge walking tracks.
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