Twin Falls Circuit

Springbrook National Park

A rewarding sheltered walk through rainforest rock clefts and behind the twin falls.

Bird Watching
Picnic Facilities
No Dogs Permitted
Eucalypt Forest
Maximum Elevation
Total Climb

Getting there

If you can, visit local information centre a couple kms from Canyon Lookout. I believe it was once the original school house.

This walk starts from either the Tallanbana picnic area or Canyon Lookout in Springbrook National Park. Parking can be limited at both locations.


Route/Trail notes

The track is easy to follow and can be completed in either direction. There are two junctions where the Warrie Circuit meets this circuit, one near Twin Falls and the other at the base of Blackfellow Falls, but both are well signposted.


Excellent, best hike yet

Gabby on 19 Feb, 2022

Was sooo much fun

Jemma on 22 Jan, 2022

Easy walk to a spectacular waterfall! Can even walk behind the falls.

Suz on 3 Jan, 2022

Lovely quick walk with great views at the top and a nice waterfall to walk under at the bottom, cooling!
Did as part of the Warie circuit

Paul Tooze on 1 Nov, 2021

So much love for this hike

Sharon on 30 Oct, 2021

4.5/5 stars, 1.5hrs return at relaxed pace. Similar to Purlingbrook, going clockwise (go to the left at the start of the trail) is better in my opinion. Going anticlockwise, it only takes perhaps 15min to reach the falls, which if you’re more keen on the swimming might be better, but in terms of a walk, I’d prefer walking longer to the falls and then shorter back to the carpark. Either way, you start off fairly close to the top of the falls. The entire walk has less elevation change than Purlingbrook but similar duration. That being said, this walk is considerably more enjoyable, there are a lot more interesting things to see along the walk than the Purlingbrook track; it similarly has plenty of rainforest, but also some passing of smaller waterfalls, passing through rock formations, etc., so a much more enjoyable walk. The temperature is very cool as well due to the shade. However, because the walk is quite nice, it is quite a popular walk, so going on a weekday might be nicer to beat the crowds. I've done this walk 1 time.

Sam on 4 Oct, 2021

Beautiful walk on a beautiful day 😀

Tracy Whitton on 23 Aug, 2021

A very pretty walk. Easy to do.

Karen on 14 Jun, 2021

My first hike and still one of my favourites. This is the one I choose to bring new Hikers too. It's just lovely and an easy walk.

Sharon on 15 May, 2021

Amazing walk! Not too hard but hard enough to be interesting. Amazing views! Amazing Forrest! Excellent walk for wet weather conditions. Did take ponchos with us and were glad to have them.

Jade on 2 May, 2021

Easy and beautiful walk! You will walk by 2 waterfalls. We started our walk by the canyon lookout and it was amazing!

Barbara Bruggemann on 15 Apr, 2021

Lovely walk. Just did the Twin Falls circuit today. Lots of water per all the falls due to the recent heavy rains, but a lovely sunny day to enjoy it.

Olwyn on 10 Apr, 2021

Awesome day. Easy walk. lovely waterfalls. Saw a huge Carpet Python at the start of the track and right beside the track. Also encountered a large blue spiny crayfish.

ian parker on 14 Mar, 2021

Fantastic! It was amazing walking under the waterfalls.

GentleStroll on 28 Feb, 2021

Beautiful walk! The falls were lovely and lots of water flowing. It was rainy on the day but swimming at the bottom was absolutely amazing!! Quite an easy track! I wasn't sure at the start where to continue following the trail or turn around. It appears the easier walk is to turn around once you get to the falls but I continued on and all up was around 5 km and took me two hours even with a swimming break and lunch.

Nikki on 6 Jan, 2021

My new favourite walk in Gold Coast Hinterland!! We went just after a lot of rain and it was INCREDIBLE. Absolutely loved it :)

AmyKT on 2021

Great walk!!

Bexs on 29 Dec, 2020

Nice easy walk with great views of the falls as you go around. Very busy at the moment but a great walk to do with Purling Brook.

Chewie on 27 Dec, 2020

We went during a time when Springbrook was receiving a lot of rain fortunately it didn’t rain the day we went but the view was spectacular if we went to that waterfall any other time that wasn’t in the wet season it wouldn’t have been that beautiful.

Polarbear88 on 20 Dec, 2020

water falls after epic rain where amazing

Miranda Fittock on 19 Dec, 2020


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