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Atherton Destination Guide

Discover Atherton in Australia!

Atherton in the region of Queensland with it's 6,959 habitants is a place located in Australia - some 1,265 mi (or 2,035 km) North of Canberra, the country's capital.

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Local time in Atherton is now 10:08 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Australia / Brisbane" with an UTC offset of 10 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Yungaburra, Wondecla, Weerimba, Rocky Creek, Morganbury or Carbeen. When in this area, you might want to check out Yadjin, Wongabel, Tumbaree, Tolga, Nyleta and Atherton as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Natural wonders Bec_and_macey's photos a...

01:11 min ( April 14, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
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Like being up on a big table like Midni...

01:02 min ( February 13, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
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Atherton finally out of the Outback Bom...

01:18 min ( March 30, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
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Spiritual Soulmates Couple Retreat & Hon...

04:22 min ( June 11, 2012 by Tony Annesley)
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Www.2as1.com.au Spiritual Soul mates Couple Retreats in Far North Queensland Australia. A honeymoon should not just be a holiday. It's a time to connect, learn and build upon the special connection yo...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Atherton during the next days.

12
Jun
2019

Inclusion Ready Workshop: Atherton

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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Interesting facts about this location

Atherton, Queensland

Atherton is a town on the Atherton Tablelands of Far North Queensland, Australia. At the 2006 census, Atherton had a population of 7,068.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.27, 145.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Far North Queensland, Towns in Queensland

Hou Wang Temple

The Hou Wang Temple is a historic Chinese temple on Herberton Road in Atherton, Queensland, Australia. The temple and the land it stands on was purchased by a group of Chinese families, who donated it to the National Trust. The temple's restoration was completed on 15 September 2002, and it now includes an art gallery and interpretation centre. The temple and gallery are open to the public seven days a week.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.27, 145.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Far North Queensland, Chinese-Australian culture, Ethnic museums in Australia, Museums in Queensland, National Trust of Australia, Places of worship in Queensland

Hasties Swamp National Park

Hasties Swamp is a national park in Queensland, Australia, 1,371 km northwest of Brisbane. The swamp is located several kilometers south of the town of Atherton in Far North Queensland. The main feature of the park is a seasonal wetland. Part of the swamp was first declared a national park on 5 April 1980. Habitat protected within the park supports up to 300 species of birds. These include the Sarus Crane, Pale-vented Bush-hen and Buff-banded Rail.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.27, 145.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:National parks of Far North Queensland, Protected areas established in 1980

Tolga, Queensland

Tolga is a town on the Atherton Tableland in Far North Queensland, Australia, and is the centre of the regions peanut industry. At the 2006 census, Tolga had a population of 843. The name Tolga means red mud in the local Aboriginal language. The town was originally called Martintown, and grew out of a Cobb and Co staging post at Rocky Creek.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.27, 145.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Far North Queensland, Towns in Queensland

Seven Sisters (Queensland)

The Seven Sisters are a series of seven volcanic mounds on the Atherton Tableland, near Yungaburra, Queensland, Australia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -17.27, 145.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Far North Queensland, Volcanoes of Queensland