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Proserpine Historical Museum

198 Main Street, Proserpine QLD 4800

Visit the Historical Proserpine Museum, where you can learn about the interesting history of this sugar cane and cattle town. The establishment of a permanent museum in the Whitsunday region was a major initiative with strong support throughout the whole community. The facility is a multi-purpose venue, which houses the museum collection, and offers the opportunity for genealogical and extensive local history research. It affords educational benefits to their youth and has been embraced as a cultural centre for their local arts and crafts and travelling exhibitions. The museum will 'Bridge the Decades since Federation' with historical thought-provoking displays which showcase the most significant achievements of this region during the last century.

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Peter Faust Dam

Crystal Brook Road, Proserpine QLD 4800
Tucked away just 30 minutes inland from Proserpine is Peter Faust Dam. It's an ideal spot for water sports and an even better location for freshwater fishing with the prospect of landing a prized barramundi - the prince of freshwater catches.
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Jungle Tours and Trekking

278 Hartley Street, Proserpine QLD 4800

Jungle Tours operates out of Cairns and specialises in day and extended tours to the World Heritage areas of Cape Tribulation and the Daintree Wilderness.

Small groups travel with their informative guides on air-conditioned Jungle Buses. The tours include a combination of the Wildlife Habitat, cruises on the Daintree River searching for crocodiles and wildlife and exploring Cape Tribulation Beach where the oldest rainforest in the world meets the Great Barrier Reef.

On the extended tours, various levels of accommodation are offered from backpacker dorms to deluxe retreats with plenty of options to party.

Activities available include reef trips, sea kayaking or if you prefer to keep your feet dry enjoy bush walking through the World Heritage rainforest, horse-riding, jungle surfing or mountain bike riding.

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Wompoo Walk

Conway National Park, Proserpine QLD 4800

Enjoy a different Whitsunday experience and escape to the tropical refuge of the Conway Ranges in Conway National Park. This park contains lowland tropical rainforest remnants and picturesque rocky creeks. Stroll down an old logging road through tall, lush rainforest and notice seedlings fighting for light in small clearings. After veering left, you will reach a calm creek lined with Alexandra palms. You might catch a glimpse of a little kingfisher and hear the deep, resonating calls of wompoo fruit-doves. The Wompoo Walk is the start of the Whitsunday Great Walk.

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Colour Me Crazy

2B Dobbins Lane, Proserpine QLD 4800
Colour Me Crazy is an amazing eclectic Aladdins cave. There are jewels and home wares from all parts of the world, beautiful unusual clothing that you will not find anywhere else. Truly an amazing store – visitors from all over the world come to visit and is amazed at what they find. Come and see – you’re crazy if you don’t!
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Cedar Creek Falls

Conway Road, Proserpine QLD 4800
You will find Cedar Creek Falls about half way between Airlie Beach and Proserpine on Saltwater Creek Road. Set in a natural rock amphitheatre, you will enjoy spectacular waterfalls in the wet season and abundant flora and fauna including majestic white cedar trees, Alexandra Palms, wild orchids, colourful butterflies and many beautiful birds. The waterhole is an easy walk from the parking area and there are also bush walks up and around the falls for the more energetic. Share the cool, clear waters of the rock pool with fish, turtles, lizards and maybe a few other humans. Do: Take towel, bathers, hat, walking shoes, water, sunscreen and insect repellent. Do not: For your own safety jumping and diving from the waterfall is strictly prohibited.
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Whitsunday Crocodile Safari

Glen Isla Road, Proserpine QLD 4800
Whitsunday Crocodile Safari is a family owned, professionally operated, fully-guided and safe day-trip. You are guaranteed excellent customer service and a memorable nature experience. The tour, a nature excursion into the estuaries and wetlands of the Whitsundays, operates on private land, and we are the only commercial tour on Proserpine River. This unique tropical environment is home to many species of native and migratory birds, mammals, reptiles and marine animals, including approximately 150 estuarine crocodiles. Their safari is set to the background sounds of nature and you will feel like you are miles from civilisation, deep in the Australian bush, even though you are only 5 minutes from Proserpine and 30 minutes from Airlie Beach. Established in 2000, Whitsunday Crocodile Safari is a Green Travel Leader, and has held Advanced Certification with Ecotourism Australia since 2002....