Upland Bushwalk

Sunshine Coast

A circular walk in the southern end of Maroochy Botanic Garden, on a natural rough track with creek crossings that passes through a range of ecosystems including eucalypt open forest and riparian rainforest.

Bird Watching
Picnic Facilities
No BBQ
Toilets
No Dogs Permitted
Rainforest
Maximum Elevation
97m
Total Climb
74m

Getting there:

Leave the Bruce Highway onto the Sunshine Motorway. Take the first exit (Sippy Down) onto Tanawha Tourist Drive and after 1.7km turn into Main Creek Road. From here, follow the signposts to the Botanic Gardens, where there is ample parking.

Maps:

Maroochy Botanic Garden

Route/Trail notes:

From the car park take the Lagoon Walk through the Open Lawns, Rain and Whip Bird Gardens in order to join the Upland Bushwalk at its southern end. From here, follow the track as it meanders through the forest, before joining the Creek Walk that takes you back to the car park.

Permits/Costs:

None.

Other References/Comments:

Maroochy Botanic Garden Walks

Leave yourselves enough time at the end to also visit the Bushland Sculpture Garden, which is accessible from the car park.

 

Comments

This walk and others in the gardens are right on my doorstep and I never knew it!

F.A.B (Ferguson.Adventure.Bunnies) on 7 Oct, 2017

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