Just one hour’s drive west of Brisbane let the scenery of the Lockyer Valley take shape before your eyes.
BUILD a food trail — Map a journey to discover local produce at its best by visiting seqfoodtrails.com.au. Travel minutes off main roads and onto family farms, where you can kiss a fish, catch a chicken or explore a farmhouse cheesery.
TASTE — Find the freshest and tastiest fruit and vegetables as you explore regular stalls and farm gates.
SHOP authentic farmers markets packed with local produce, crafts and other goodies — there’s a market to suit all tastes.
IMMERSE yourself in nature — National parks, mountains, lookouts and lakes beckon you to discover the wildlife, including one of the richest non-coastal bird populations in Australia.
INHALE the freshness of just-picked produce as you drive the Laidley Valley, Flagstone Creek and Spring Bluff trails, or discover the Cobb & Co Tourist Drive, one of SEQ’s hidden gems.
EXPLORE history, including the strong German ancestry of the Laidley region.
REST — Affordable and diverse options include motels, farmstays and stylish B&B’s, or caravan and motorhome travellers can pull up wheels at a local caravan park.
For more information, call Lake Apex Visitor Centre on
Phone: 07 5466 3425.