Brisbane Valley Retreat


Explore the Brisbane Valley

Discover breathtaking scenery, native forests, placid waterways and a picturesque patchwork landscape.

Whether you’re looking for ideas for an adventure, a lazy weekend full of fishing and sampling local produce, or simply want to escape the city lights and enjoy the country charm – we have something for everyone.

Brisbane Valley Rail Trail

Queensland’s Great Adventure Rail Trail is open all year round. Enjoy big skies and scenic landscapes with a coffee stop every 25 km or so. Experience for yourself why thousands of people love exploring the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail on bicycle, on horseback or on foot. 

Somerset Dam

The Somerset Dam is only 20 minutes away and is popular with water sports enthusiasts, and the fishermen take to the water bright and early. Pack a picnic and settle in for the afternoon beneath a shady gum tree along Lake Somerset’s shores.

Good Food and Fine Wine

Tempt your tastebuds with hearty country meals prepared with farm fresh produce. Indulge your senses with a wine tasting experience at Woongooroo Estate or enjoy the beer and atmosphere at our country pubs.

Experience an assortment of cafés and restaurants throughout the villages. 

The Arts

From Kilcoy to Moore, Toogoolawah, Esk and Lowood there is so much to do and see when it comes to art. Community murals, statues, memorials and weekend street markets provide visitors with ample art and craft experiences.