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Take a magical hike to Australia’s Green cauldron.
Keen for a Country Mile; Culinary Bliss and Trekking Adventures in a Haven 90 Minutes from the City Hype, Has Nikki Dudley Seeing Hobbits
Pack your walking shoes and camera, pick up stumps and head south west to Brisbane’s nearest outback. Rich in rural scenery and characters and located a short 90 minute drive from Brissie or the Gold Coast, the Scenic Rim is home to a welcoming mix of locals, from retired anthropologists and charming petrol station assistants, to couples making a good go of small businesses. After an hour of calf-wrenching trekking through low-hanging cloud to get to Yellow Pinch Lookout, I swear it’s even home to hobbits ready to jump out from the clumps of grass. Read More