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Airlie Creek Track, The

Phone: 4945 0200


The 850 metre Airlie Creek Track slowly winds up the hill behind Airlie Beach along a gravel path, featuring rare flora and fauna such as the Whitsunday Bottle Tree and the endangered Proserpine Rock Wallaby which are only found in this region. The track winds you through tranquil forest which is home to magnificent fig trees, sub tropical plants, beautiful native birds and ends up at scenic natural rock pools. The walk back offers views of the beautiful blue Coral Sea and Whitsunday Islands with leafy frames.

Walking time: allow one hour. Access: from Waterson Way, Airlie Beach.

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Ranked #12 of 15 things to do in Airlie Beach

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"Accessible pleasant walk"

4/5 Very good Reviewed 3 months ago

"We enjoyed this walk amongst the tropical vegetation up to the rock pools, which on course had no water as the wet season had not begun. It would be nice to see it during the wet, though the track..." more »

brisbanet2015, Brisbane, Australia

"Needs work."

2/5 Poor Reviewed 7 months ago

"We walked the Airlie Creek Track early one morning and found the walk itself energising but the track wasn't good. The track is pretty poorly maintained and it doesn't go anywhere. I guess we were..." more »

Rock B, Brisbane, Australia

"Rainforest wander"

5/5 Excellent Reviewed 7 months ago

"The track starts of quite easy meandering up the edge of the creek and slowly gets a bit steeper in areas as you get closer to the end. Awesome views along the way back onto the coast and if you so..." more »

Ben E

Waterson Way, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802 Australia