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Girraween National Park

Pyramids Road, Ballandean, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 3227 8185
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Splendid walk and climb

This national park is just awesome, the walk and climb up the Pyramids is breath taking least to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Basheer K
Spend some time getting off the beaten track

Girraween is great and I've been going there for over 30 years. It's only recently, though, that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ian B
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Kilcoy, Australia
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Pyramids Road, Ballandean, Queensland, Australia
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+61 7 3227 8185
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This national park is just awesome, the walk and climb up the Pyramids is breath taking least to say but be very care full as it is risky. Respect to the original inhabitants of this area left as is for us all .....

Thank Basheer K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Girraween is great and I've been going there for over 30 years. It's only recently, though, that I've really started to explore. I've always enjoyed the walks east and west of the Bald Creek day use area (Junction, Pyramid, Castle Rocks etc) and Dr Roberts...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

If you like nature walks but good parking and facilities, this is the place for you. There isn't anything else in the area quite like it. There are signs that say not to feed the birds. We hkwever mistakenly did by leaving food out while...More

1  Thank Ron P
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Girraween is a great national park less than 3 hours from Brisbane. We stayed in Bald Rock Creek camping ground. The facilities were very clean, and the hot shower was magnificent after a day of walking the trails and taking in the flora and fauna....More

2  Thank Rob L
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Visited the park with family from South Africa and had a wonderful day in the park. We climbed the Pyramid rock and what an awsome view from the top. A MUST to visit if you in the area. After our climb and on our drive...More

Thank Phillip V
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The locals are great to have close, that's the kangaroos and birds. Could spend more time here. Great picnic areas in the day area. A must to go back.

Thank kmjohns68
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We were walking with a toddler so needed to curtail my ambitions to go to the top of the Pyramid but we got to the last little bit before it was necessary to climb. Gorgeous acacias everywhere and I'd love to come back in spring...More

Thank Shannon G
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Girraween National park is a wonderful place to experience the Australian bush. It has easy to follow and navigate walking paths through granite outcrops. Stunning features like Granite arch and Bald rock add to its unique characteristics. The golden winter sun bathes the boulders in...More

3  Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Well signed and easily accessed. Very difficult to get lost. We had a pram and managed quiet easily. A couple of places required us to lift it but it shows how good the tracks are. We didn't do the big walks but it's well worth...More

1  Thank BJ784
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We were staying in Stanthorpe and came here to walk in the National Park. We did the Junction walk which was really good. Two hours round trip, nothing exhausting, just an easy steady walk with great scenery. On the way back we branched off to...More

1  Thank David V
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Gav S
10 February 2017|
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Response from michwimp | Reviewed this property |
Sorry delay Yes to the waterholes some close some far I have health issues so I just chose shorter easy walks
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Kristelle M
26 June 2016|
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Response from Geertje37 | Reviewed this property |
We rent a cottage outside Stanthorpe and have no experience with camping. But I think all the campgrounds are pretty good. The Pyramids and Bald Rock also provide wonderful photo ops. We are also going back for the third... More
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mumhasfun
17 January 2016|
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Response from SherrenandJack | Reviewed this property |
The hot water in the showers are set on a 3 minute timer then cut out. There is no hot water in the wash up area, just cold. Hope this helps.
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