Scenic Drives & Day Trips

With petrol prices plunging and some Covid-19 restrictions relaxing, it's never been a better time to fill up the tank and hit the road. Here are 6 scenic drives and day trips that tick all the boxes:

Mt Coot-tha’s Summit Circuit combines the original scenic and highly popular Summit Track with the Mahogany Trail
For a green change, head north west from Brisbane to the tiny hamlet of Samford Village. Shortly after leaving the suburban outreaches of Brisbane, this scenic trip plunges into bushland and emerges shortly thereafter in a picture-perfect countryside of rolling green hills and valleys
This lovely drive has it all - winding roads with stunning vistas, bushwalks with waterfalls, and a clifftop café where you can stretch your legs and enjoy a good cup of coffee, cold drink or light snack
Less than an hour from Brisbane, this scenic drive winds through beautiful eucalypt forest, through Mt Nebo to the tiny mountain hamlet of Mt Glorious - the epicentre of lush rainforest walks, stunning views and country cafes where you can refuel with
Nestled in the foothills of Lamington National Park, the historic township of Canungra is a pleasant drive and easy day trip, where travellers can enjoy an award-winning homemade pie or gourmet picnic beside the creek
Witches Falls Circuit is one of the best bush-walks on Mount Tamborine, traversing through lush rainforest before reaching a scenic lookout

Need to know - Travel only within 150km radius of your home, with the people you live with or one other person, and continue to practice social distancing and good hygiene at all times.

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