Only 10 mins from the M1 linking Brisbane to the Gold Coast and 10mins to the M3 Logan motorway, Mt Cotton Retreat is close to so many great attractions.

Walking and Mountain Biking

  • A new walking/mountain bike/horse riding trail runs along side our property and connects through to Mt Cotton Road and beyond.
  • Venman National Park is just 1km away has 2 easy walking circuits as well as a link through to Daisy Hill Conservation area if you enjoy a good walk.
  • 7km up the road is the asphalted track up to Mount Cotton Lookout – well worth the cardio workout.
  • Just 1km further are entrances to the bushland reserve walking tracks along West Mount Cotton Rd

Attractions within 10 mins drive

  • Sirromet Winery
  • Lurleens Restaurant & Tuscan Terrace
  • Rainforest Gardens, Mt Cotton
  • Cheron Waters
  • Macarthur Park
  • Super Golf
  • Mt Cotton Driver Training Centre
  • Great Southern Memorial Gardens
  • Venman National Park
  • Redland Bay Golf Course
  • Riverlakes Golf Course

Also within 20 mins drive

  • Ferries to North Stradbroke Island, Coochie Mudlo Island & Southern Bay Islands
  • Brisbane Yacht Charters
  • Indigiscapes Conservation Centre
  • Redland Bay Golf Course
  • Eagleby Wetlands (RAMSAR listed birding site)
  • Victoria Point Lakeside dining precinct
  • Raby Bay Marina, and
  • Daisy Hill Koala Conservation Area
  • Walk to King Island at low tide from Wellington Point beach

And within 30 mins drive

  • North Gold Coast beaches
  • Theme parks of Dreamworld, Movie World, Wet n Wild
  • Outback Spectacular
  • Brisbane City Centre and Southbank

As well as some Great Day Trips ideas

  • North Stradbroke island by ferry and then bus
  • Southern Moreton Bay Islands by ferry
  • Coochiemudlo Island by water taxi
  • Gold Coast beaches including Currumbin, Tweed area and Northern NSW
  • Scenic Rim
  • Mt Tamborine walks, wineries and food trail
  • Lower and upper Beachmont and Canungra