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Lamington Short Break - Walking Holiday

Lamington Short Break Walking Holiday

Overview

Take a short break in south east Queensland at one of our favourite times of the year. Early Autumn in the mountains heralds dramatic skies, abundant wildlife and cool nights radiant with stars. Walks include creek explorations, exhilarating ascents of the local peaks and shorter strolls through sub-tropical rainforest in World Heritage listed areas. From Brisbane we travel south west to Main Range National Park for rainforest and lookout walks with the option to climb Mt Mitchell. This park straddles the Great Dividing Range and is part of the Scenic Rim arc of mountains. Turning south east, we spend three nights at Lamington National Park. We follow walks along the northern ridges of an ancient shield volcano, admiring the Gondwana rainforest and the creeks and waterfalls of two major rivers. Over two days, we will offer a selection of popular and lesser known walks with options to hike as much or as little as you prefer. Our final walk is a section of the Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk in Springbrook National Park before returning to Brisbane in the late afternoon.

Highlights

Highlights:
  • Explore the escarpment of Main Range National Park, following rainforest tracks to lookout points
  • Spend 2 full days exploring beautiful Lamington National Park on some lesser known tracks
  • Enjoy sections of the GC Hinterland Great Walk including Warringa pool to Purling Brook Falls at Springbrook National Park

  • Learn about the conservation journey around these Scenic Rim parks with local family - The Grooms
  • Taste local wine and produce from the Scenic Rim 
  • Relax in the surrounds of our private accommodation with evening spas and valley views

 

Details

Details:

08 March - 11 March 2019 (3 nights)

Twin share/person (starts/ends Brisbane)
Regular: A$1,340

Minimum Group Size: 6 guests

Special Interest: Wildlife, Botanical, History, Geology

Walk Rating:
Easy to Moderate: 4–10km per walking day with some challenging options. Age is not necessarily as important as your fitness and recent walking experience, and anyone of reasonable fitness should be able to join this tour. We reserve the right to be flexible with the itinerary to allow for unforeseen circumstances including weather conditions and group fitness.

Tour Itinerary

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