The best way to enjoy these 80 hectares of wetlands is along more than eight kilometres of shared walking and bicycle tracks. There are picnic spots throughout this natural haven, which has 100 nesting boxes for bids, possums and gliders. The kids will love the interactive environmental education (easily accessible on arrival) and state-of-the art play equipment. Designed to protect the natural. . .
This lush 196-hectare forest is the perfect place to breathe in, unwind and reconnect with nature. The pristine bushland is home to koalas, bandicoots, water dragons, wallabies, greater gliders and around 50 species of native birds. Get back to nature with the whole family in this easily accessible playground. It’s also where you’ll find some great Mountain Bike Trails if you prefer two wheels.
Visit Daisy Hill Koala Centre to see koalas in a natural outdoor setting. Come and be captivated by these amazing marsupials and discover more about the secret life of koalas. Admission is free. You can see the resident koalas from two different viewing levels so don’t forget your camera. Visitors are unable to handle or pat the koalas.
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Love life on the river? One of the easiest ways to access it is from this expansive park right beside the M1 (Pacific Motorway), near the iconic Red Bridge over the Logan River. Launch your tinnie from the boat ramp or throw in a line from the pontoon. You can even cook your catch on one of the barbies by the water. Logan River Parklands is a picturesque spot to exercise, with a range of fitness. . .
This 36-hectare natural bushland park in the heart of Springwood is home to myriad of birds, as well as koalas, water dragons and swamp wallabies. Pack a picnic and follow the graded walking tracks through open eucalypt forest and discover the gorge, cliffs, cave and unique rock formations. It’s worth the climb to the lookout to enjoy spectacular views across Logan. In late winter and spring,. . .
When you visit Underwood Park, it’s easy to forget you’re still in the city. Stroll along the boardwalk by the lagoon, picnic under the trees or gazebos, or simply kick back and relax. There’s plenty to keep the kids busy, including the renowned FUNderwood Hollow playground, designed for children aged five to 16 years. It features a ‘Peter Pan’ feel, with castle-themed towers high above the. . .