Tag Archives: Gold Coast Hinterland

Best of All Lookout

Springbrook National Park What’s in a name? I must admit I have seen this phrase ‘Best of all Lookout’ on a number of websites and wondered who would call it that, why not a real name reflecting the location. The only way to find the answer is to visit the lookout and see why it… Continue Reading

Mount Cougal Final Ascent at Last!

Mt Cougal Eastern Summit Third time lucky they say and how good it felt to make the top of Mount Cougal’s eastern summit. Around 7.45am we were driving down the Garden of Eden Road, which was littered with branches and foliage, the remnants of some rough recent weather. On our right was Mt Warning bathed… Continue Reading

Mount Cougal Bush Walk

Mt Cougal Bush Walking Track For some weeks we had been looking forward to completing this bush walk, I dreamt of reaching the summit and capturing some of the beautiful photos I have seen online. Today was the day, after a number of cancellations due to inclement weather conditions and various other incidents that wrecked… Continue Reading

Mt Cougal a Great Gold Coast Hinterland Bush Walk

This is a Real Australian Bush Walking Adventure, climbing Mt Cougal! You never know what you will find so take care, check the weather and park alerts before you go. This terrain is always changing, fallen trees and slippery slopes. There are a few websites that mention this Gold Coast Hinterland bush walking track, but… Continue Reading

Gold Coast Hinterland Scenic Drive

How to get to the Gold Coast Hinterland When you think about the Gold Coast Hinterland, most people think about Mount Tamborine, Springbrook National Park , Lamington National Park and the Natural Arch etc.  However if you live or are holidaying on the Southern end of the Gold Coast you have Springbrook National Park Mt… Continue Reading