Elabana Falls

Home | Lamington NP, QLD

7 people have added this to their Bucket List



Elabana Falls are a must-see natural bucket list attraction for keen hikers on the Gold Coast.

These spectacular falls are located in Lamington National Park on the Gold Coast Hinterland. The falls are located along the Box Forest Circuit, starting from the Green Mountain trailhead at the end of Lamington National Park Road. 

There are numerous waterfalls along the way including Elabana Falls, Darragumai Falls, Box Log Falls and Yanbacoochie Falls. This park is part of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area, which is famed for its ongoing geological processes, evolutionary history, and diversity of rare, threatened and endemic species.

The circuit is 10.9km and is classed as a grade 4 walking track. QLD Parks advise to allow approximately 4 hours walking time for this walk.

Check the Queensland Government Parks & Forests website for alerts and the latest information on access, closures and conditions prior to heading out for your journey.


  • Hiking
  • Sight-seeing
  • Photography


  • Walking trail - 10.9km | grade 4 | 4 hours
  • Car park
  • Toilets
  • Lookout
  • Visitor centre 
  • Cafe

Important Information


  • Always do some research before heading out for your journey. Visit the local visitor information centre or Queensland Parks website for the most up to date information.
  • Stay safe and get the most out of your visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care.
  • Wear suitable footwear and ensure to wear appropriate clothing to protect yourself from the elements when outside exploring.
  • Plan ahead and ensure to take enough food, fuel and water for your journey.
  • Always stay on the marked tracks where possible. Never climb fences, they are there for your own safety.
  • Please consider the environment, take your rubbish with you or place in the bins provided. We want to ensure these beautiful places are still here for our future generations to enjoy.
  • Ensure to let a responsible adult know of your plans and report back into them once you have finished exploring for the day.
  • National park fees may apply for national parks in Australia. Check the parks website for bookings and/ or further details.
  • Entry fees may change at anytime at the discretion of Parks and Wildlife Services, check their website for the most up to date information.

Photo credits: ©Aussie Bucket List®

Content credits: QLD Parks and Forests & Aussie Bucket List®


  • 5 Star
  • 4 Star
  • 3 Star
  • 2 Star
  • 1 Star

1 Reviews

Samanthaat 07 Apr 24
So beautiful!

It’s like a nature wonderland!

  • Review Photo of Elabana Falls

Location & Supplier

Elabana Falls

Address: Elabana Falls, Main Border Track, O'Reilly QLD 4275

7 people have added this to their Bucket List

Proudly Supporting