Carnarvon National Park is a bona fide red dirt oasis that looks like a theme park constructed for landscape photographers.
Smack dab on the New South Wales/Queensland border, Girraween National Park protects a ribbon of magnificent hinterland wilderness between Stanthorpe and Tenterfield.
Kroombit Tops National Park is a gorgeous hinterland enclave of rainforest and dense woodlands interspersed with a fistful of campsites and a snaking network of mountain tracks.
Somerset Dam’s a corker of a spot to pull up for a night or two. Nestled in the lap of the Sunny Coast hinterland, it’s just 100 clicks nor’west of Brissie and a picture-perfect spot to roll out a swag, have a cast and forget your worries.
Legendary touring pioneer Norm Needham dug through his photo archive and memory bank to give us the inside story of a life less ordinary…
It’s hard to believe that this coastal sanctuary is just an easy day’s drive north of Brissy.