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Best trails in Australia

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Ready to check out the best trails in Australia? AllTrails has 3,953 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Whether you're looking for the best trails in Blue Mountains National Park or Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park - we've got you covered. If you're looking for great state park trails check out Cradle Mountain-Lake Saint Clair National Park in Tasmania or Springbrook National Park in Queensland. Or for some great local park options, check out Werribee Gorge State Park near Victoria or Lesmurdie Falls Picnic Area near Western Australia. Ready for some activity? There are 1,800 moderate trails in Australia ranging from 0.6 to 372.6 miles and from 0 to 7,283 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Australia
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#1 - Grand Canyon Track
Blue Mountains National Park
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 2 h 8 m
Waterfalls, ferns, and amazing views define the popular Grand Canyon Track. This is a challenging but short hike through lush vegetation that takes you along a series of ledges that make up this WorldShow more
#2 - Werribee Gorge Circuit Walk
Werribee Gorge State Park
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 40 m
The Kurung-jung-balluk and the Mapeang-balluk peoples are the traditional owners of the region where the Werribee Gorge is nestled. The Werribee Gorge is a beautiful route along the Werribee River. ThShow more
#3 - Spit Bridge to Manly Walk
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 2 h 50 m
This route can be done in either direction, but most people go from Spit Bridge to Manly. The trail can get a bit dusty in summer, and doesn’t offer much shade so wear plenty of sunscreen! Feeling enShow more
#4 - The Overland Track
Cradle Mountain-Lake Saint Clair National Park
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Length: 48.3 mi • Est. Multi-day
Permits required from October to May. During these months, the walk must be completed north to south and you will need to reserve in advance. Around 8000 people from all around Australia and the worldShow more
#5 - Warrie Loop Trail
Springbrook National Park
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Length: 10 mi • Est. 5 h 31 m
This is a beautiful route passing multiple waterfalls. It is mostly shaded and can be done in either direction. It can be muddy and rocky in some sections so exercise caution especially with young oneShow more
#6 - Bondi Beach to Coogee Beach Walk
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Length: 7.2 mi • Est. 2 h 53 m
A must do if you are in Sydney. The trail can certainly be crowded, but this is easily overcome by the jaw dropping vistas at every turn. There is great bus service to both Bondi and Coogee. Apply plShow more
#7 - Cape to Cape Track
Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park
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Length: 78.7 mi • Est. Multi-day
This legendary track spans over 76 miles from Cape Naturaliste to Cape Leeuwin. The route traverses the Leeuwin-Naturaliste Ridge in southwestern Australia. There is seasonal water and camping spots aShow more
#8 - Lane Cove Riverside Walk
Lane Cove National Park
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 2 h 54 m
This is a great family friendly track that will make you feel like you’re out of the city even though you’re right in it! There is plenty of shade and light breezes accompanied by wildlife like ducks Show more
#9 - Toolona Creek Circuit
Lamington National Park
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Length: 11.2 mi • Est. 5 h 50 m
This is a great route for the experienced hiker. You'll have a chance to see waterfalls, so going after a rain isn't a bad idea. That being said, the trail can get quite muddy! Allot for 5 - 6 hours fShow more
#10 - Flinders Peak
Flinders Peak Conservation Park
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Length: 3.8 mi • Est. 2 h 44 m
This is a great day-hike out to Flinders Peak with spectacular views from the upper slopes toward the nearby rugged mountain peaks of the Scenic Rim and the Bremer River catchment. Keep your eyes out Show more
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