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Daggs Falls Lookout

Southern Downs



Distance (kms):

0.1 kms

Time (hrs):

Allow 15 mins

Elevation gain (m):

0 m

Max. elevation (m):

171 m

Difficulty (Grade):

Easy (Grade 1)

Route type:





2WD Sufficient

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A very short walk to a lookout offering stunning views down onto Daggs Falls, a lovely waterfall that plunges 40m into a shallow pool below.

This moderately trafficked lookout is located near Killarney, on Spring Creek Road.

The lookout involves a constructed platform overlooking the falls located on the roadside, requiring only a 20 metre walk from the car park.

There is a cascading section at the top of the waterfall, before Teviott Brook plunges 40 metres to the pools below.

This walk is great when paired with other activities in the area, including Queen Mary Falls, Browns Falls and Carrs lookout. These collectively are known as the ‘Falls Drive’.

Track: The lookout is located at the site of the car park on the roadside, and thus does not require an actual hike.

Difficulty: This walk is suitable for all fitness levels, including those in wheelchairs.

Direction: This is an out-and-back walk that returns the way it came.

getting there

The lookout is located on Spring Creek Road, in Killarney, 2.25 hours drive south-west of Brisbane.

Parking is ample for how trafficked the location is.

best time to go

The walk can be completed year-round.

Like all walks involving waterfalls, it is best done after recent rain.

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Remember, whenever venturing into the outdoors, practice the Leave No Trace principles and be considerate of others. This means: dispose of your waste properly, don't remove things or move things from their natural position and respect all wildlife. Also be sure to plan ahead and adequately prepare for any adventure. 

I respectfully acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land on which all activities listed on this website are found, as well as Elders past, present and emerging. I strive to not promote sites where requests have been made for people not to explore due to the cultural significance of the site to Indigenous peoples, or note how to respectfully visit a site. If I have a promoted a site with cultural significance, please send me a message and let me know.   

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