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Karunda, Queensland



Scenic Railway, from Cairns to Karunda, in the MacAlister Range, about 20km from Cairns
Karunda-Cairns scenic train
From our carriage window, looking out onto Palm Cove
Palm Cove from Karunda train
Glamour on the train (The vibration was sometimes a bit fierce)
trainLooking back towards Yorkeys Knob
Looking out over Wangetti Beach (Coral Sea behind)
Looking out over Wangetti Beach
Looking out of the carriage towards the Hann Tablelands (I think)
Hann Tablelands
The Barron Gorge.  The headwaters of the Barron River is now dammed, and only a trickle is allowed past.  This used to bwe a raging torrent, and very impressive waterfall.
The Barron Gorge
Siew Khim , with the Barron Gorge behind
Siew Khim , with the Barron Gorge behind
Siew Khim , with the Barron Gorge behind
Douglas , with the Barron Gorge behind.
Douglas , with the Barron Gorge behindLooking back towards Yorkeys Knob
Barron River, from the SkyTrain.
Barron River, from the SkyTrain
Barron River, from the SkyTrain
Barron River, from the SkyTrain
Looking back towards Yorkeys Knob (I kid you not) from the SkyTrain
Looking back towards Yorkeys Knob