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High on Australia's List of Big Stuff

Most people would not know about the annual rainfall in Tully. The Golden Gumboot is another one of... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Brisbane, Australia
Good photo op!

This is a fun photo opportunity and an interesting indicator of Tully's annual rainfall. Climb up... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
Karen O
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Cnr Hort and Butler Streets, Tully, Queensland 4854, Australia
+61 7 4043 9100
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Tully has the highest rainfall in Australia, it rains 150+ days a year! We’d seen the Golden Gumboot on a tv programme. It’s free to go in! A spiral staircase takes you to the top, not many stairs. The history of the town is shown...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Most people would not know about the annual rainfall in Tully. The Golden Gumboot is another one of the `big' things scattered around Australia. This is not easy to locate and no signs the we could find so we had to rely on local knowledge....More

Thank paulen25
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Went to check this out today it’s as exciting as you would expect it to be but the history was interesting.

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Big gumboot with some good local info. Ideal place to stop for a break. Kids would enjoy climbing up the inside of the boot. Good photo opportunity. Perfectly fine day when I was there, but no sure how it would go on a rainy day...More

Thank Rod F
Reviewed 9 July 2018

As travellers along the highway, we were on the lookout for signs to point us in the right direction to the Golden Boot. No such luck. Note to Mayor of Tully, this is something to be celebrated- put up some big billboards. Wonderful place to...More

Thank Candy-Stewart
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

A great little stop for all ages, informative about the rainfall and the reasons behind the gumboot being built. You are also able to climb up the stairs inside to the top!

Thank kjf_x
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

This is a fun photo opportunity and an interesting indicator of Tully's annual rainfall. Climb up to the top and there's a good view of the sugar mill and town. Worth a quick stop and then continue on through the town which still has a...More

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

The attraction of tully, a quirky thing to see if your passing through. The restoration has been completed and looks fab.

Thank AllyHancock
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Only a little thing to do in Tully, was pretty cool nice view and lots of facts and history about rainfall in Tully.

Thank Nina B
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

If you need a stretch and break from driving then this is a good place to stop. You can grab something tasty to eat at a local bakery and sit by the boot. You can walk up a spiral staircase inside which has photos and...More

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