The Palms National Park

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The Palms National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Nearest town or city Cooyar, Queensland
Coordinates 26°56′5″S 151°52′43″E / 26.93472°S 151.87861°E / -26.93472; 151.87861Coordinates: 26°56′5″S 151°52′43″E / 26.93472°S 151.87861°E / -26.93472; 151.87861
Area 0.12 km2 (0.05 sq mi)
Established 1950
Managing authorities Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service
Official site The Palms National Park

The Palms is a small national park located between Cooyar and Yarraman in Queensland, Australia. The main feature of the park is spring-fed gully filled with piccabeen palms.[1] Strangler figs, bunya pines and hoop pines also predominate.[1]

The 12.4 ha park was proclaimed in 1950.[1] The birdlife in the park is prolific.

No camping is allowed in the park but picnics and bushwalks are catered for.

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  1. ^ a b c Explore Queensland's National Parks. Prahran, Victoria: Explore Australia Publishing. 2008. p. 51. ISBN 978-1-74117-245-4.