Springbrook National Park, Springbrook

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#2 of 13 in Nature in Gold Coast
The Springbrook National Park is a protected national park that is located in the Gold Coast hinterland of Queensland, Australia. The 6197ha park is situated on the McPherson Range, near Springbrook, approximately south of Brisbane. The park is part of the Shield Volcano Group of the UNESCO World Heritagelisted Gondwana Rainforests of Australia.In December 1994, the UNESCO World Heritage Committee officially extended the area now known as the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area over the Scenic Rim (including Main Range, Mount Barney, Lamington and Springbrook National Parks and Goomburra Forest Reserve) and the rainforests of northern New South Wales. In 2007 the areas of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia were added to the Australian National Heritage List. The park is part of the Scenic Rim Important Bird Area, identified as such by BirdLife International because of its importance in the conservation of several species of threatened birds.In 2009 as part of the Q150 celebrations, the Springbrook National Park was announced as one of the Q150 Icons of Queensland for its role as a "Natural attraction".
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  • We had a great day exploring Springbrook National Park in our rental car. We saw Purling Brook Falls, the Natural Bridge and went to the Best of All Lookout as well. Well worth the trip - be careful w...  more »
  • What could be better on an early autumn day out. Stubbies in the bag, sandwiches on ice, and views to die for. Brought the dog for a walk, and he had the biggest smile of all of us.  more »
  • To many bush walks and sights to list in one review. Best walk for me has to be the Twins Falls circuit, about 5km's with numerous waterfalls, features and photo ops. I suggest you start the walk at R...  more »

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