A scenic drive

As the autumn weather settles in, it’s the perfect excuse to take a scenic drive to the country for the day and explore the roads less traveled… within 150km of your home, of course. The Scenic Rim is showing off with its rolling green hills and tree-lined roads with beautiful autumn colours on display. There’s…

A different kind of Mother’s Day

With a different kind of Mother’s Day expected this year, due to many families being apart,⁠ we asked some women from the Scenic Rim what they’ll be doing to celebrate this Sunday. Kay Tommerup, pictured above with her children Harry and Georgia – Tommerup’s Dairy Farm What are your plans for Mother’s Day this Sunday? I’m…

Mother’s Day gift guide

Celebrating mum this weekend? Whether you want to send a gift from afar, enjoy a picnic together in the Scenic Rim (for those who live within 50km) or plan a future country getaway for your mum, we have some #buyfromthebush tips. EAT If you’re hoping to get some fresh country air and enjoy a picnic…

Picnic in the Scenic Rim

Who else is planning a picnic this weekend? Pack your picnic blanket, head to the Scenic Rim (for those who live within 50km) and let these local businesses sort the rest for you! Some of our favourite foodies are offering delicious hampers and take away meals for you to enjoy at your favourite Scenic Rim…

Greenlee Farm & Cottages

“ We love that people in the Scenic Rim are always friendly and that the landscape is so diverse with mountains, rainforests and waterways.” Surrounded by wineries, national parks and a range of wildlife, Greenlee Farm & Cottages offers a true country escape. In 1995, Paul and Robyn Lee decided a tree change was in…

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Keen to avoid the larger supermarkets, while supporting small businesses? A number of producers in the Scenic Rim are offering their delicious produce straight from their farm gates or online as an alternative. Not only will you be shopping local and supporting small businesses, but you’ll also be enjoying the freshest fruit, veg and produce…

CMC Rocks

CMC rocks the Scenic Rim

Travelling to CMC Rocks in Willowbank this March? If you’re looking to extend your weekend away or to venture a little further west from the festival, here’s our guide to explore the Scenic Rim in between your favourite country artists’ sets. Eat If there’s one thing festivals and days of boot scootin’ do is get…

Wallaby Ridge

“We love the community spirit. We love the vibrant art scene. We love the beautiful scenery, the dramatic different environments, the amazing birds and wildlife and just adore our wallabies” – Robyn Fortescue Situated near Canungra and in the foothills of Tamborine Mountain sits Wallaby Ridge, a 23 acre property which boasts views of the…

valentines day weekend

Your Scenic Rim Couple’s Escape

Is there anything more romantic than a breathtaking sunrise, decadent food and wine, bubble baths, gorgeous landscapes, romantic sunsets and starry nights? Get lost in the magic that is Queensland’s Scenic Rim this Valentine’s Day for a weekend you and your special someone won’t forget! Eat Binna Burra Kitchen Following the devastating loss of the…

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Escape to the country

With school holidays coming to an end and long weekends upon us, coming up with an endless stream of activities to entertain the family can start to get a little tricky. Try something a little off the beaten track and visit one of the many family friendly farm stays and farm experiences in the Scenic…