Scenic Rim Attractions

Don’t just visit the Scenic Rim for the day, stay a while.

It’s a case of choose your own adventure when you visit the Scenic Rim. This diverse region offers experiences to satisfy thrill seekers, explorers, foodies, romantics and nature lovers. Get back to nature in one of the region’s six national parks, drop a line at one of the Scenic Rim’s three dams, or see us from the air in a hot air balloon, glider or light aircraft.


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The Beaudesert Historical Museum is one of the largest country town museums in Queensland, with over 10,000 artefacts covering the Scenic Rim region's industrial and lifestyle heritage. From the humbl 

Galleries Museums and Collections

More than 60,000 Australians died during World War I (WWI), and the memorials erected during and after the conflict were an expression of national grief, serving as substitute graves for those buried  

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations, Landmarks and Buildings

Soldier statues proliferated after WWI but few were unveiled by royalty: Boonah's war memorial was one of them. The statue, which stands in a low brick-walled memorial park on the corner of Park and  

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations, Landmarks and Buildings

On entering the rainforest in Tamborine National Park, take the right-hand fork and head down to Curtis Falls. A viewing platform in the forest is a good place to stop and listen to the birds or rest  

Natural Attractions, National Parks and Reverves

Harrisville Historical Society Museum is a proud, local museum, located in Brisbane's beautiful Scenic Rim. The museum exhibiting artifacts of the heritage of the township of Harrisville and its surro 

Galleries Museums and Collections

Just one hour's drive from the centre of Brisbane, Lake Maroon is located in the heart of the Scenic Rim, Boonah. Lake Maroon is ideal for camping and fast becoming one of Queensland's most popular p 

Natural Attractions

The Binna Burra section of the Lamington National Park covers more than 160 kilometres of protected walking trails, conserving Antarctic Beech, wildflowers and rare wildlife such as the spotted-tailed 

National Parks and Reverves

Green Mountains, in the hinterland of the Gold Coast and part of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area, features lush rainforests, ancient trees and spectacular views. This section 

Natural Attractions, National Parks and Reverves

Ipswich stonemason Frank Williams' sandstone soldier statue dominates the Maroon school yard in the farming district south of Boonah as a constant reminder of this community's wartime loss. In 19 

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations, Landmarks and Buildings

Four ancient volcanic peaks in the fertile Fassifern Valley form the Moogerah Peaks National Park. Hoop pines grow in dry rainforests near the summits. Three of the parks four sections are easily acce 

National Parks and Reverves

Mount Barney National Park is a wild, World Heritage-listed park boasting seven rugged mountains and the remains of an ancient volcano. Its cascading creeks and pristine forest habitats preserve many  

National Parks and Reverves

Lamington National Park boasts extensive walking tracks along the McPherson Range, which allow visitors to explore the area's forests, creeks and waterfalls. Dramatic lookouts afford views over the Go 

Natural Attractions, National Parks and Reverves

Nestled amongst the foothills of World Heritage-listed, Mt Barney National Park, Mt Barney Lodge is a unique country escape that offers a variety of accommodation and Eco Accredited adventure activiti 

National Parks and Reverves

In the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area, Main Range National Park forms the western part of a semi-circle of mountains in south-east Queensland known as the scenic rim. Mt Sup 

Natural Attractions

Ripple Mt Tamborine Massage, Day Spa and Beauty - the day spa that comes to you. They service Mount Tamborine, Springbrook, all Gold Coast Hinterland and all Gold Coast. It's perfect for couples massa 

Spas and Retreats

Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves are located at Cedar Creek Estate. Come underground on a journey through the spectacular man-made caves! The caves consist of two large chambers interlinked by tun 

Natural Attractions

Towering 560 metres high, this park is a green oasis, offering glimpses of the Pacific Ocean and Gold Coast skyline to the east and national parks of the Scenic Rim to the west. The park includes Witc 

Natural Attractions, National Parks and Reverves

Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk is a one and a half kilometre rainforest walking experience which inlcudes the Skywalk Bridge (steel-structured), the 40 metre Skywalk Cantilever (steel-structured) and th 

National Parks and Reverves, Natural Attractions

Thunderbird Park on Tamborine Mountain takes adventure holidays to the top. This magnificent property is less than an hour from Brisbane and Gold Coast. Come for the day or stay and play. This rainfo 

Argi / Mining and Industry, Amusement and Theme Parks, Natural Attractions

O'Reilly's Tree Top Walk allows you to walk through a canopy of flowering and fruiting trees covered by vines whilst you explore the epiphytic orchids and ferns surrounded by the many birds and animal 

Natural Attractions, National Parks and Reverves

At the TreeTop Challenge you will have the ultimate adventure experience as you undertake their 100 plus TreeTop challenges spread over six huge courses, spanning through 10 acres of unspoilt natural  

Amusement and Theme Parks, National Parks and Reverves, Natural Attractions

“Ambience on Tour”is a small group specialist offering a fantastic variety of day trips to choose from for an enjoyable day out! We exclusively provide the opportunity to combine wine appreciation wit 

If you’re looking for self-drive, ecotourism packages that provide an experience you will never forget, Country Charm™ Discovery Tours has the ideal holiday for you! The self-drive Scenic Rim Country  

Spice up your visit to Ipswich with a thrilling tour of a lifetime courtesy of an unforgettable Pterodactyl Helicopters experience. Just imagine the excitement as you lift off, with friendly Captain M