Glass House Mountains

Let me be your Guide to the Glass House Mountains

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Mount Ngungun peak, with Mount Coonowrin and Mount Beerwah in the background.

So Where Are These Mountains ? (Map Below)

You will find them in Queensland, Australia, about an hours drive north of Brisbane, the capital city of Queensland, in the beautiful Sunshine Coast Hinterland.

The Glass House Mountains area stretches from Beerburrum in the south, north to Mooloolah, west to Peachester and Mount Mellum and east to the Bruce Highway.

It also takes in the towns of Beerwah, Landsborough and Glass House Mountains.


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In this guide I might stretch those boundaries a bit but only to highlight areas that have something to do with the mountains.

For example I have included Mountain View Road Maleny as this is one of the best and most popular photo spots to capture the mountains and there is also a very nice cafe at Mary Cairncross Park where you can have your meal outside while looking down at the mountains and the coast.

I will also include areas outside this area where you can take great photos of the mountains, like Bribie Island, Moreton Bay and Caloundra.


Parks And Playgrounds

Skippy Park

Walks

Bike Ride Ewen Maddock Dam

Bike Rides

Tour De Glasshouse



Mount Beerwah - Cloudy Day

Learn Photography Online with the Pros

Farm Stalls

Twinnies Pelican And Seabird Rescue

Peace Memorial Park Landsborough

Pioneer Park

Maddock Park


Glass House Mountains Video


What Is This Website About ?

To provide a place where you can get all the information you want about this fantastic but underrated piece of Queensland from a local of over 20 years.

Whether you are a local or a visitor I hope you find what you want.

For the stuff I don't cover I will do my best to link to other sites that can provide what you want.

I also hope to provide an outstanding example of what you can do to provide useful accurate information about your local area for another website I am building about moving to a small town in Australia.

Click here to go to my other site.

You might find the above site useful if you are looking for information about other places in Australia.


Just A Day Trip From Brisbane

Glass House Mtns Lookout

Wild Horse Mountain Walk

Top Ten Myths About The Mountains

Mountain Bike Downhill

Horse Trails

Camping and info for Grey Nomads

Tunnel Track Landsborough

Bike Riding Dularcha NP / Tunnel Track Landsborough

Ewen Maddock Dam Bike Track


Volcanic Plugs

The Glasshouse Mountains are a series of volcanic plugs.

The volcanoes were active some 25 million years ago.

More, click here.....

Volcanic Plug El Capitan USA

Glass House Mountains Heritage Listing

The Glass House Mountains National Landscape was included in the National Heritage List on 3 August 2006.

Click here to link to the federal government website with details of National Heritage list of places.


What Are The Names Of The Glass House Mountains ?

Glass House Mountain Names

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If you are a local from Beerwah, Landsborough, Glass House Mountains, Beerburrum, Mooloolah or Peachester or surrounds please have a look through and tell me what you think, good and bad. Have I forgotten anything?

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