Relax and unwind where good food and drink and welcoming rural hospitality reside in a naturally beautiful environment.
Go wild and explore arts and heritage, local attractions, nature and wildlife, Aboriginal culture and adventure all year round.
Slow down and enjoy genuine country hospitality from camping to cabins and five-star retreats in stunning surrounds.
Have an eventful time in the Scenic Rim with our year-round calendar of festivals, shows, races and events.
National Parks and Reserves
Only 90 minutes drive from Brisbane and the Gold Coast 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 Eco Accredited adventure activities, as well as optional accommodation options. Their award-winning activities are diverse, educational, and are tailored to suit participants of different ages, fitness levels and abilities.
Activities range from:
Rock Adventures – Beginner and Advanced Rock Climbing, Intro to Lead Climbing, Abseiling
Guided Mountain Expeditions – Mt Barney, Mt Greville
Hikes + History – Westrays Grave/Larapinta Falls, Stinson Wreck, Mt Superbus and the Lincoln Bomber wreck
Eco Hikes – Sunset Eco and Bushtucker Tour
Kids Activities – Kids Night Adventure, Bushtucker Tracker, Lantern Making, It’s KNOT school! , and the Kids Bushcraft and Survival Camp
Their Outdoor Leaders are experts in the area, and also offer detailed interpretive information on the history, geology, and the plants and animals seen during the hikes.
For those wanting to explore on their own, the surrounding national park offers spectacular views, endangered wildlife, rare plants and cascading rivers all at the back door of Mt Barney Lodge.
Why not come and explore on your own, with a friend, or allow them to guide you into the depths of this precious World Heritage-listed National Park.
Extend your stay
Bed and Breakfast, Cottages
Barney Creek Vineyard Cottages offer romantic accommodation at Mount Barney, an area of stunning mountain scenery.
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Sports and Recreation Facilities
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National Parks and Reserves, Natural Attractions
Rugged mountain peaks rise above the surrounding landscape in this wild, beautiful World Heritage area...
We are proud of our diverse communities within the region. We acknowledge the traditional owners of the many lands within the Scenic Rim - the Mununjali in the Centre, the Wangerriburra to the East, the Ugarapul to the West, and all those of the Yugambeh and Jagera language groups. We pay respect to their Elders, past, present and emerging.
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