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Family Holiday

Family Holiday

“Are we there yet” is a common catch-cry as you head off in the car with young children. Luckily it's only an hour until you reach the Scenic Rim and there's plenty to captivate young and old families for a family holiday near Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Choose to visit our attractions or enjoy the scenic drives and free activities including gentle bushwalks, playgrounds and picnic spots. Follow our family holiday links to create a memorable Scenic Rim escape with your children.

Planning a Scenic Rim family getaway

Family Friendly Accommodation

At the end of the day, settle into a modern hotel, rambling old farmhouse, well-equipped cottage or even a farm-stay, where both children and adults can help collect the eggs, feed the animals and maybe even milk a cow. Otherwise try camping Scenic Rim -style – or glamping where it's all set up for you – and spend evenings by an open fire, roasting marshmallows under the stars. More  >>

Things to do for families

Day trippers love uncovering the treasures of Tamborine Mountain's  'Gallery Walk', tramping the rainforest paths and the thrill of our other Scenic Rim attractions. Our sightseeing, art and wine trails are also popular because you can take them at your own pace, stop for lunch in one of our quaint country towns or picnic at a local lookouts or swimming holes  More >>

Food & Wine – family friendly options

Families are always welcome in our charming Scenic Rim coffee shops, country pub gardens, cafes and other restaurants.  More >>

National Parks for families

Children delight in nature and you don't have to walk far to immerse in our incredible Scenic Rim rainforests, our bubbling creeks and natural swimming holes. Check out our national parks for long and short bush-walks for beginners and more experienced visitors. Look out too for popular picnic and bbq spots.  More>>

Touring with children

Touring with children can be a challenge, but many of our local guides specialise in family-friendly  activities, including wildlife encounters, bushwalks and rock climbing experiences for youngsters. More >>

Scenic Rim Adventure Park - Camping

Scenic Rim Adventure Park – Camping

636 Tamrookum Creek Road, Innisplain QLD 4285

Get back to nature and enjoy the outdoors! Scenic Rim Adventure Park just over an hour’s drive from Brisbane...Read more

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Cedar Glen Farmstay

Cedar Glen Farmstay

3338 Kerry Rd, Queensland 4285

An authentic Scenic Rim farmstay in the beautiful Lost World Valley – the ultimate family getaway, offering an opportunity...Read more

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Lillydale Farmstay Trail Rides

Lillydale Farmstay Trail Rides

821 Upper Logan Road Mount Barney

Beginner horse and pony trail rides are a Lillydale Farmstay speciality – a 30-minute or one-hour walking-pace ride on...Read more

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Albert River Wines, Tamborine

Albert River Wines, Tamborine

869 Mundoolun Connection Road, Tamborine

A Vineyard Restaurant, overlooking lush vines and with panoramic views of Tamborine Mountain and the Gold Coast Hinterland,  a...Read more

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Clandulla Cottages and Farm-stay

Clandulla Cottages and Farm-stay

312 Boyland Rd, Boyland

Set in some of the Scenic Rim’s most beautiful countryside at the foot of Mt Tamborine, Clandulla’s Cottages are...Read more

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Cedar Creek Estate, Mt Tamborine

Cedar Creek Estate, Mt Tamborine

Cnr Long and Hartley Road, North Tamborine

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Pterodactyl Helicopters Pty Ltd

479 Lake Manchester Rd Kholo 4306

Just a stone’s throw from Brisbane, Queensland, Pterodactyl Helicopters offers helicopter tours through the scenic areas of Ipswich, Brisbane,...Read more

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Classi di Cucina - Italian cooking classes

Classi di Cucina – Italian cooking classes

111 Douglas Road, RATHDOWNEY Queensland

Classi di Cucina Italiana is gaining a reputation as a mecca for cooking enthusiasts, looking to learn the secrets...Read more

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Wallaby Ridge Retreat

Wallaby Ridge Retreat

88 Bambling Road, Wonglepong, Queensland, Australia

Looking for a boutique romantic getaway with no crowds? This Gold Coast hinterland bed and breakfast is less than...Read more

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Country Style Escapes

YOUR escape comes complete with earthy gourmet experiences, fresh mountain air, lush valleys, world heritage rainforest and the chance to find your own space down the end of a slow country lane.

Choose from luxury resorts, rustic cottages, indulgent B&B's, camping, glamping, cabins and much more.....

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