Muntapa Tunnel

Muntapa Tunnel is Queensland’s longest straight railway tunnel at 287 metres. The disused tunnel is now home to a colony of bent winged bats. The tunnel is closed for a few months during winter to protect the bats during their breeding season; however, tourists can walk through during the summer months. The tunnel was opened in 1913 and was closed in 1964.Approx. distance 46km (40 mins)