Amamoor State Forest, one of southeast Queensland’s best-kept secrets, is just 20km southwest of Gympie and 120 clicks due north of Brisbane.
Carlisle heads deep into Sunset Country; living the dream, on Moreton Island.
The Minjerribah Recreation Area casts a net over all of Stradbroke Island’s best bits, including all the beaches that allow 4WDing, its camping areas and holiday parks.
Conondale NP is located 130km north of Brisbane in the Sunshine Coast hinterland and fences off a patch of gorgeous wilderness and challenging 4WD tracks perched amongst the peaks and troughs of the Great Dividing Range.
Sundown’s red dusty tracks and sparse vegetation lends a remote feel. You could almost be out on the edge of the outback, miles from anywhere.
Instead, the park sits just above the New South Wales border and is just three hundred clicks southwest of Brisbane’s CBD.
75 Mile Beach is located on Fraser Island’s east coast and, apart from the practically endless sand driving, you’ll be able to stop off at some of Fraser’s most famous landmarks, including the Maheno shipwreck, the Champagne Pools and Indian Head.