10 Family Ideas for Rainy Days on the Tablelands


Anyone tired of the rain? Check out these Rainy Day Tips (printed in the March 2020 issue of What’s On & Where to Go Magazine)


  1. Maude Kehoe Park, Yungaburra – for bodies that need to move, full roof for rain coverage
    2. NQ Ten Pin Atherton – bowling
    3. Malanda Falls Visitor Centre – volcanoes, butterflies, nature displays. Educational and fun all rolled into one.
    4. Gallo Dairyland – visit the animals and follow up with some delicious treats.
    5. Mareeba Heritage Museum – great for kids of all ages, include a visit to the heritage coffee house.
    6. Boat trip at Lake Barrine, enjoy the Tea House which offers a cute kids’ sitting area
    7. Spy & Camera Museum – Herberton, be sure to take the tour, great for kids of all ages (and adults too!)
    8. Majestic Movies – check out our movie schedule on page 23.
    9. Mad Hatterz Cafe – Venture down the rabbit hole for a quirky, dress-up tea party
    10. Waterfalls & Rainforest walks – get your boots and rain jackets on and brave the weather. Not only are the waterfalls flowing beautifully during the wet season, you’re also likely to have the whole view to yourself.


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