The Scenic Rim Region, only one hour south west of Brisbane, is a thriving rural paradise set in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range and dotted with World Heritage listed national parks. This is a region built on the back of agricultural production spanning many generations. This gourmet short stay tour during Scenic Rim Eat Local Week connects you with the tastes, sights and characters of the area whilst enjoying lazy long lunches and other Eat Local events. The rich soil, climate and pure water create the ideal environment to produce award winning wines, cheeses and fresh farm produce. Visit the makers and growers to sample wines, liqueurs, crafted beers along with innovative restaurants offering the best of seasonal produce. Contrast all these taste sensations with easy short walks in the forests of Tamborine National Park and around the country town of Boonah. Relax in comfortable accommodation, explore the scenic back roads with a local guide and soak up the relaxed atmosphere and thriving arts scene of the Scenic Rim towns.