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Finch Hatton, QLD

Further down the valley, within Eungella National Park is Finch Hatton Gorge, with waterfalls that flow all year round, fresh-water swimming holes, wonderful walking tracks, Forest Flying and a picnic area complete with tables and public toilets makes it one of the most popular spots in the Pioneer Valley especially in summer. Cabin, Bush Hut and camping accommodation is also available. Finch Hatton Township offers an Internet Access Centre and local history at the old Railway Station, a Coffee Shop which has some specific Pioneer Valley creations to tickle your taste buds, a hotel with a very interesting menu, a Convenience Store and a second hand store. The Showgrounds are some of the most picturesque in Australia and the Pioneer Valley Show and the Country Music Festival are held here each year in June and March respectively.

finch hatton

Nearest Airport: Mackay

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  • Active
  • Caravan and Camping
  • Rural/Country
  • Eco Tourism
  • Environmental
  • Nature based
  • Relaxation
  • Remote

Popular Activities

  • Off Road Driving
  • Bird Watching
  • Bush Walking
  • Swimming
  • National Park
  • Adventure
  • Fishing
  • Rainforest
  • Wilderness
  • Wildlife
  • Para-Sailing/Para-Flying
  • Fruit Picking

About Finch Hatton

  • Locality: Urban locality
  • Finch Hatton Postcode: 4756
  • State: Queensland
  • Region: Mackay
  • Latitude: -21.14246
  • Longitude: 148.63221
  • Elevation: 106m
  • Population: 499
  • Median Income: $24544
  • Area (Sq/km): 147.812
  • Timezone: Australia/Brisbane

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