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Sunshine Coast - Glass House Mountains National Park
A scenic patchwork of pine plantations, bushland and cultivated fields in the Sunshine Coast lowlands north of Brisbane. Eight of the 16 peaks are protected in Glass House Mountains National Park — Mts Beerwah, Tibrogargan, Ngungun, Coonowrin (Crookneck), Miketeeburnulgrai, Mt Cooee, Elimbah (Saddleback) and Coochin Hills.
by Cook during his epic voyage along Australia’s east coast, the Glass
Houses are rhyolitic volcanic plugs left by volcanic activity millions of
years ago. This area has special significance for the Gubbi Gubbi Aboriginal
Go birdwatching. Enjoy the spring wildflower display along the Trachyte circuit.
is not allowed in the park but you can camp at nearby private campgrounds
on the Glass House Mountains Road or at Coochin Creek in Beerburrum State
Forest and Forest Reserve.
The Glass Houses are west of the old highway between Beerburrum and Beerwah. About a 70 min drive from Brisbane CBD
Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service
13 QGOV (13 74 68)