Sun, 29 Aug | Beechmont

Arcadia's social hike Coomera falls (and back)

Dense forests, creek crossings, waterfalls, gorges and cliffs are just a few of the stunning features on this spectacular walk. 13 km hike . We will head to the gorge of the waterfall, have a picnic and walk back the same way. meeting point at the top left car park near the bathrooms at 8.20 AM
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Arcadia's   social hike Coomera falls (and back)

Time & Location

29 Aug, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Beechmont, 1069 Binna Burra Rd, Beechmont QLD 4211, Australia

About The Event

The scenic Coomera circuit leaves the Border Track1.9km from the Binna Burra trailhead and passes through subtropical and warm temperate rainforest communities, and giant brush box Lophostemon confertus forest. Walk up to the spectacular cantilevered Coomera Falls lookout (5.5km from the trailhead) and witness the power of the Coomera River as it cascades over the magnificent Coomera and Yarrabilgong falls down into the 160m deep gorge.

From the lookout, we will continue to ascend along the edge of Coomera Gorge, following the Coomera River  past a series of other lovely cascades and waterfalls. See if you can spot bright blue and white Lamington spiny crayfish along the way.

This park is part of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area, famed for its ongoing geological processes, evolutionary history, and diversity (especially of rare, threatened and endemic species).

Warning: this circuit has several river crossings which involve stepping from rock to rock. This can be hazardous after heavy rain and should not be attempted when the river is in flood—you may get caught between creek crossings. Great walking shoes or secure sport shoes are highly recommended.

informations:

Grade:  Moderate hike, doesnt requier climbing.

duration of the hike: allow 4 h

Distance:13km

Style: return trip

Number: only 10 place availables

Pace: slow and steady

Age: Over 18 only

What you need to bring:

drive to location

snacks

lunch

hiking boots

hiking pants

hiking socks

personnal medication

hat

bug spray

sunnies

2l water bottle minimum

transport to location

hiking day  pack ( recommend a 10 L)

warm clothes for the night

waterproof jacket

small towel and swimwear if feel like swimming in the fresh creek

 meet you at the top car park  accross the teahouse/giftshop near the bathrooms and information board.

Please contact us on www.tatianareuillier@gmail.com if you have any questions about this trip.We hope you will be able to join us.

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