Brisbane City council local walks

Summary

Toohey Forest walk to Mt. Gravatt mountain

Popular Walks

Parent Regions

History

 

Features

Amazing rock formations, See what Brisbane bush originally looked liked.

Access

Park at Toohey Forest and many walks lead from there

Maps

Available from Brisbane City Council Website. Downloadable

Accommodation

 

Camping

No camping permitted in park

Other

Contact details

Contact details for National Park offices or similar...

Easy
3 km return
20 mins

Seven Hills Circuit

Sort circuit track that is intersected by the Seven Hills Ridge track and the Seven Hills Gully Track. Wide and clear well maintained track.

Easy
2.8 km return
30 mins

She-Oak Track

Enter via Pine Mountain Road, Follow the signs to the summit and look at the views over South Brisbane

Easy
870 m return
20 mins

Slacks Creek Environmental Park

Two loops - Open Forest Walk and Melaleuca forest walk join to make a 20 minute walk 870m long. Paperbarks and butterflies.

Very Easy
1.5 km return
30 mins

Tabbil-ban dhagun

This track is in the Boondal wetlands and passes through mangroves fringing the shores of Moreton Bay and the banks of Nudgee Creek. Birdlife abounds in the mangroves and a birdhide overlooks the tidal flats at the creek mouth. The boardwalk allows you to explore the mangroves at anytime. but make sure you carry repellent as the sandies can be murder. The name means "Place of salt water"

Very Easy
2 km one-way
30 mins

The Cliffs Boardwalk

The area between the cliff face and the river, called The Cliffs Boardwalk, has been beautifully landscaped with walkways, including a boardwalk through the mangroves, barbecues, picnic areas and gardens.

Scattered along the walk are colourful artworks that were originally commissioned for the riverside promenade at World Expo 88 at nearby Southbank.

Medium
1.5 km one-way
30 mins

The Federation Track

This track from the base of Mt Gravatt follows a track up the mountain, passing a lookout over the east. The path is quite rough in places with lots of loose rocks, though there are also steps and bridges. To reach the summit you need to turn left onto the Azania Way track at the end, and follow this for another .4km. You can then return back to where you started by following the summit track (1.2km)

Medium
2.5 km return
90 mins

Tingalpa Creek Circuit

Meander beside Tingalpa Creek and discover the many plants and animals that this bushland refuge supports.

Medium
5 km
2 hrs

Toohey Forest to Mt Gravatt

The track is paved then bitumen to wide track. This walk can be completed in almost all conditions.

Easy
3 km return
45 mins

Toohey Mountain Track & Mayne Ridge Track

A short walk in Toohey Forest Park from the Mayne Estate Picnic Area to the top of Toohey Mountain and to Pegg's Outlook.

Easy

Whites Hill

A nice urban bushland walk to a peak and lookout to Brisbane's CBD.