Summit of Thornton Peak looking over Alexander and Cow Bay, Daintree National Park
|Elevation||1,374 m (4,508 ft)|
|Parent range||Great Dividing Range|
Thornton Peak is a prominent mountain that rises above the Daintree Rainforest to a height of 1374 m. The mountain is located about 80 km northwest of Cairns within the catchment of the Daintree River.
The indigenous Eastern Kuku Yalanji people's name for Thornton Peak is Wundu, and it has spiritual significance for them.
- Daintreecoast.com map
- Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park, Nature, culture and history Department of National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing (Queensland)
- Dani Cooper (28 May 2009). "Species on the move". ABC Science. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 29 May 2010.
- "Plane found on Queensland mountain". NZ Herald News. APN Holdings NZ. 12 April 2001. Retrieved 29 May 2010.
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