Queensland Things To Do
Drop into the Civic Club, originally known as the Londoner's Club, (a gentlemen's club) and enjoy a drink with a local, soak up the atmosphere of this amazing historic building and have a round of billiards on one of the two 100 year old tables. Don't forget to make your booking for their famous Friday night barbecue.
The Tamarind is the fully licensed, in-house restaurant at Spicers Tamarind Retreat, located just three kilometres from Maleny in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. The Tamarind specialises in innovative Modern Asian cuisine, with each dish offering a harmonious balance of sweet, sour and spicy flavours. The Tamarind's ever-changing menu and perfectly matched wines make it a true gourmet destination. Spicers Tamarind Retreat is set within lush rainforest and bushland with abundant wildlife and a cool, peaceful ambience. The Tamarind is positioned to capture views of the tranquil surrounds, with the option of either indoor or outdoor seating available. The Tamarind is
Stroll and discover the mosaics, terrazzo images and the bronze plaques and sculptures of the Mackay Horizons Project, completed by members of the community in 1993. On each of the four corners of the crossroads you will find the centre piece of the street. There are five areas to look for: The Rainforest, The Pioneer Valley, The Coast, The Islands and The Reef. The artworks can be seen in Victoria Street, between Gregory and Sydney Streets in the Mackay City Centre. A brochure is available from both Visitor Information Centres detailing the artwork.
Set in a turquoise sea, the six high islands and islets of this park are surrounded by coral reefs, fringed by mangroves and sandy beaches, and cloaked in grasslands, woodlands and wind-sheared heaths. The island group lies midway between the coast and the outer barrier reef, within the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area. Lizard, the main island, has several idyllic, sheltered, sandy beaches with easy access to picturesque coral and clam gardens. Snorkel in the sheltered, shallow waters of Watsons Bay and discover the famed Clam Gardens. Following in the footsteps of the famous explorer, climb the steep track
The Illinbah circuit is located in the Binna Burra section of Lamington National Park. This stunning 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 Gold Coast, south-east Queensland and northern New South Wales. Lamington is part of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area, which includes the most extensive areas of subtropical rainforest in the world. The Illinbah circuit track now crosses the river 12 times before reaching Illinbah. The Old Cedar Road is sometimes in poor condition and the
Japoonvale Road, Mena Creek Queensland Everyone has a dream. José Paronella's dream became a reality. On five hectares beside Mena Creek Falls he built his castle, a picnic area by
50 Pioneer Road, Yandina Queensland Open daily with free admission the iconic Ginger Factory is one of the Sunshine Coast's most popular tourist attractions. Discover their story of g
Savannah Way, Mount Surprise Queensland Only three and a half hours from Cairns in Tropical North Queensland's Gulf Savannah lies a land so different in contrasts - the Undara Experience. Un
Denison Street, Rockhampton Queensland Archer Park Rail Museum contains many exhibitions associated with railways and the Rockhampton Council Tramways from 1899. Rolling stock, including th
East Street, Rockhampton Queensland The Rockhampton Post Office, built in 1895, is a good example of Classic Revival Architecture. The interior has been modified to suit modern requireme
65 Savages Road, Rockhampton Queensland Koorana Crocodile Farm is a commercially operated crocodile farm and restaurant located half an hour drive from Rockhampton or Yeppoon. Gates open at
62 Victoria Parade, Rockhampton Queensland Rockhampton Art Gallery was established in 1967 and houses a group of mid-twentieth century paintings and works on paper that is arguably the finest i
Gladstone Road, Rockhampton Queensland The Tropic of Capricorn is a line that represents the southernmost position of the sun on its annual journey. Rockhampton lies just north of the Tropi
Frenchville Road, Rockhampton Queensland With a height of 604 metres, Mt Archer dominates Mt Archer National Park and provides a dramatic backdrop to Rockhampton. The park protects a range of