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…

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#shoplocal

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…

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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…

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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…

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Beginner Rockclimbing at Mt Barney Lodge

Get outdoors and active with the whole family this school holidays.What better way to build memories and shared experiences than taking the whole family rockclimbing for a morning. Our experienced Outdoor Leaders will teach you correct application of the helmets and harnesses, knot tying skills, and safe belay practices You can take as many turns…

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Destination Scenic Rim launch

We were thrilled to launch Destination Scenic Rim’s website on Monday, November 25. Destination Scenic Rim is a collection of local businesses that want to share their slice of Queensland, while helping grow vibrant and sustainable tourism. From farmers, winemakers and chefs to B&B owners and publicans, this is a group of passionate locals who…

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Macadamia Farm Tours at Greenlee

Greenlee Cottages are now offering macadamia farm tours for the public during the school holidays.  Sunday 1 December Saturday 14 December Friday 10 January 2020 Saturday 25 January 2020 Cost: Adult $15 / student  $10 / under 5 FREEStart Time: 10amMaximum: 25 persons per tour Bookings by phone 07 5543 4021 or visit their Facebook page for details Why not make a…

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#buyfromthebush this Christmas

When: Sunday, December 1 from 9am-1pm Where: Tommerup’s Dairy Farm – 2142 Kerry Road, Kerry QLD 4285 With Christmas in our sights, it’s time to start thinking about what goodies to put under the tree. Destination Scenic Rim has teamed up with Tommerup’s Dairy Farm to host a country Christmas Market on Sunday, December 1. …