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Website: Vision Walks
Minyon Falls and the untouched Minyon valley makes you feel like you have gone back in time to when dinosaurs roamed the earth. The valley with its ancient rainforest vegetation gives it all a very ‘Jurassic Park’ feel. Minyon Falls are awesome as they rise over 100m out of the rainforest, towards the sky. It’s magical!
All this is on the doorstep of Byron Bay, NSW. Join us on a guided walk with an Environmental Scientist to explore this amazing spectacle. If you walk slowly and quietly, you are very likely to see wildlife. Wildlife you may see include: pademelon, eastern yellow robin, pale yellow robin, brown cuckoo dove, white headed pigeon, emerald dove, log runner, scrub wren, thornbill, peregrine falcon, yellow tailed black cockatoo, Alberts lyrebird, stoney creek frog, red eyed green tree frog, nightcap crayfish, eel, land mullet, lace monitor, skinks, and koala & kookaburra (at start).
Guided Minyon Falls Rainforest (short)
Walk Join us on a 2 hour (4 km) guided walk, with an environmental scientist, through the rainforest valley. Experience the amazing 100m Minyon Falls as they rise through the rainforest, in the spectacular (World Heritage Listed) Nightcap National Park. Explore this amazing ecosystem, see wildlife, learn about the rainforest and have lunch (included) & swim at the waterfall.
After the walk enjoy some afternoon tea/coffee and a Byron Bay Cookie. Moderate to hard walk includes some hills and clambering over rocks. BYO water. Walk days: Thursday and Sunday. Other days can be arranged, just ask.
Duration: 10:00-15:30 Approximately 5.5 hours (2 hours walking)
Pickups: You will be picked up from your accommodation in Byron Bay. There is a surcharge for other pickups.
Includes: • Experienced environmental scientist guide • Transport • Lunch, (sandwich lunch at the waterfall) • Afternoon tea (tea/coffee, Byron Bay cookies) • All park entry fees • Binoculars
How much? Adults $164, Conc (ISIC/pens) $160, Child (10-17yo) $130, Group 3+ $150
Minimum of 2 people – Maximum of 7. What to bring • Wear a pair of sturdy covered shoes. • Bring a raincoat (if you have one, we have ones you can borrow). • Bring water (600ml should be enough). • Hat • Camera