Dularcha National Park, Landsborough

Dularcha is a national park in Queensland, Australia, 78 km north of Brisbane. The park occupies a north east portion of Landsborough. It is bisected by the North Coast railway line. The park covers an area of 4.64km2. It lies within the Maroochy River water catchment area of the South East Queensland bioregion.
The park features the heritage-listed Dularcha railway tunnel which was built in 1891. The park was initially declared so as to ensure rail passengers were provided a decent view of Queensland's forest. Use of the tunnel halted in 1932 when the line was moved to the east. The park was extended in 2010 when Mooloolah Forest Reserve was added to the national park.
The park contains a riverine wetland covering 0.4km2. A total of nine rare of threatened species have been identified within the park.
The only facilities provided are trails. Birdwatching, horse-riding, bush-walking and bike-riding are the main recreational activities in Dularcha. Camping is not permitted within the park. Domestic animals (with the exception of horses), fires, motorbikes and vehicles are banned.
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  • Took the kids out this particular morning. We entered from the Mooloolah side to reach the tunnel as our kids are quite young. Plenty of place to park, and not too busy as we're the early birds. A sho...  more »
  • An amazing National Park right on our doorstep with well marked trails for both walking and MTB’ing. Good range of tracks for all levels of ability...riding through the forest or right alongside Ewan ...  more »
  • A lovely walk through forest to an old rail tunnel. Quite flat but a bit rough underfoot in places. The tunnel is about 1 km from Landsborough end of walk.
  • Awesome walking trail. This would be a great one for the mountain bike too!
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