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Our region – part of Brisbane’s backyard and the Gold Coast hinterland – is rapidly evolving as a sought after tourism destination for romantic getaways, weekend escapes and short-break experiences, within an hour to 90 minutes of our major city airports.

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Rathdowney Easter Sunday Market

Rathdowney Visitors Information Centre, Mt Lindsey H’way

Sunday, 1st April 2018 — From 8.00 am-2.00pm

Poster Rathdowney Markets

With over 70 Stalls there will be lots to see and do.

Focusing on local goods, enjoy breakfast / lunch from the variety of food vans available while browsing the many stalls from homemade cooking, jams, pickles, cakes, olives, lavender products, crafts, plants, fresh fruit & Veges, essential oils, beauty products, fresh local honey, wood work, metal work,candles, cloths – kids wear, ladies wear, men’s wear, homemade cards, Jewellery, Books, Homemade soaps, Leather goods, pony rides, face painting, live music, and much more.

Enjoy a great country market with lots to see!

ATM will be available on the day.

We would love to see you there!

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Gourmet in Gumboots Christmas at Tommerup’s Farm – 27th October 2016

In the cool of a Spring afternoon on Saturday, 26 November (3pm to 7pm), Tommerup’s Farm in the Scenic Rim’s Kerry Valley will swing open the farm gates for a Gourmet in Gumboots Christmas on the farm.

Spend an afternoon on our farm feeding our animals, watch the afternoon milking and browse the market stalls where you can meet the producers and stock up on unique Christmas gifts and delicacies.

Taste gourmet treats from Scenic Rim farmers and producers and while away the afternoon relaxing on the farm.

Perfect for a staff Christmas get together, Christmas shopping with a difference or just an afternoon on the farm with the family. More >>

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John and Innes Larkin

Mount Barney caretakers awarded search and rescue accolade.. – 20th October 2016

A Queensland father and son (John & Innes Larkin) were presented with the 2016 Australian Search and Rescue Award at an event hosted by the Western Australia Police in Fremantle tonight (Thursday, 20 October). More >>

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