Currumbin Rock Pools

Currumbin Rock Pools

Clear natural waters with an emerald tint  surrounded by lush rainforest known as the Currumbin Rock Pools lie less than thirty minutes drive from the busy Gold Coast strip.  A haven for locals in hot weather, the Currumbin Rock Pool offers more than just a refreshing dip in a stunning location.  It's shores are laden with...

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Springbrook Trails - Twin Falls Circuit

Springbrook Trails - Twin Falls Circuit

Twin Falls Circuit in Springbrook National Park is one of the best and most scenic walking tracks in this world heritage listed area, which was once part of an ancient volcano.   The 4km circuit track surprises the hiker at regular intervals with constantly changing and spectacular scenery ...

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Picnic Rock Walking Track - Green Mountains

Picnic Rock Walking Track - Green Mountains

The Picnic Rock area is surrounded by lush rainforest with water gushing down shiny rocks and falling into the deep mysterious emerald landscape below, leaving me lost in nature’s most pleasurable spell.  Picnic Rock is more than just a rock, everywhere you look is draped in vines, ferns, huge thick tropical leaves set off by sparkling water drops, and running crystal clear water.

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Cedar Creek Rock Pools

Cedar Creek Rock Pools

Cedar Creek Rock Pools are a secret.  Many people live on the Gold Coast their whole lives without any knowledge of this little diamond of a location.   With water swirling fast and furious like a cold bubbling spa, these natural rock pools make for a brilliant swimming location in warmer.....

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The Wishing Tree Track - Green Mountains

The Wishing Tree Track - Green Mountains

A mysterious little journey is to be had for those who manage to find the 2.4 km return Wishing Tree Track discreetly located below O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat in the Green Mountains (which forms part of Lamington National Park).  The journey to the wishing tree is all downhill along a thin intriguing....

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Top Places to Picnic on the Gold Coast

Top Places to Picnic on the Gold Coast

It’s no secret that I love a good picnic in a beautiful location.  Luckily Queensland has the perfect picnic weather and the Gold Coast is jam packed with gorgeous beach and mountain areas.  Some of the top places to picnic can be found in the Gold Coast Hinterland which provides the perfect escape from everyday life with fresh mountain air, an abundance of .....

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Best Day Trip to Tamborine Mountain - Gold Coast Hinterland

Best Day Trip to Tamborine Mountain - Gold Coast Hinterland

Information on one of the best day trips to Mt Tamborine in the Gold Coast Hinterland which includes a leisurely walk down Sandy Creek Circuit and visiting the historic St Bernards Hotel for lunch, breathtaking views, beautiful gardens and peacocks...

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