Maria Creek National Park

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Maria Creek National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Maria Creek National Park is located in Queensland
Maria Creek National Park
Maria Creek National Park
Coordinates17°46′50″S 146°6′7″E / 17.78056°S 146.10194°E / -17.78056; 146.10194Coordinates: 17°46′50″S 146°6′7″E / 17.78056°S 146.10194°E / -17.78056; 146.10194
Area7.49 km2 (2.89 sq mi)
Managing authoritiesQueensland Parks and Wildlife Service
See alsoProtected areas of Queensland

Maria Creek is a national park in Far North Queensland, Australia, 1292 km northwest of Brisbane. It is part of the Coastal Wet Tropics Important Bird Area, identified as such by BirdLife International because of its importance for the conservation of lowland tropical rainforest birds.[1]

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  1. ^ BirdLife International. (2011). Important Bird Areas factsheet: Coastal Wet Tropics. Downloaded from on 2011-12-16.