Mount Archer, Rockhampton

3.7
#3 of 8 in Parks in Rockhampton
Mount Archer National Park is a national park in Central Queensland, Australia, 522km northwest of Brisbane. It makes up the backdrop to the city of Rockhampton which marks the start of Tropical Queensland.
The vegetation is mostly open eucalypt woodland with patches of vine scrub. The rufous shrikethrush, white-browed scrubwren, powerful owl and glossy black cockatoo are some of the bird species found in the park.
A road leads to the summit of Mount Archer, where there are a few bushwalking and rock climbing opportunities.
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  • Stopped here to take in the size of Rockhampton and also to get some perspective on where things are. The road is quite windy too, best have own transport.  more »
  • We went for a drive and ended up on Mount Archer. What a great drive up the mountain. The views are spectacular. You get to see just about all of Rockhampton.  more »
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  • Great quiet place for family bbq. Now stage 1 boardwalk is complete, a great view can be taken of the city & is quite awesome to see if a night time as well.
  • Beautiful walk but not all paved for walkers and beware of snakes
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