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Girraween National Park

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Pyramids Road, Ballandean, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 3227 8185
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Amazing viewd

Great views and an amazing day in the park didn't disappoint. The park has many different walking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Juliet_Manning
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Brisbane, Australia
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One of the best national parks anywhere!

Girraween is an awesome national park just outside Stanthorpe, near the wineries of Ballendean. It... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AUSNC
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“castle rock” (29 reviews)
“granite arch” (30 reviews)
“great climb” (4 reviews)
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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 via mobile

Great views and an amazing day in the park didn't disappoint. The park has many different walking levels for any level.

Thank Juliet_Manning
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Girraween is an awesome national park just outside Stanthorpe, near the wineries of Ballendean. It has to be one of the best national park walks anywhere, especially the climbs up the pyramid and castle rock.

Thank AUSNC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have Christmas lunch here with over 25 people. The rock pool for swimming the bush walks for the energetic. Facilities are good. BBQ supplied. The bush walks from here go from all levels and 2 - 6 hours. Well marked. Reasonable fitness required for...More

Thank Geoff C
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Very steep top half of climb. Didn't make it to the very top, as it started to sprinkle. Previously warned not to climb in the wet and realised why!

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We enjoyed our visit and walk to the Arch. The paths are well maintained. Springtime and the flowers are out. You can camp at the camping grounds or just visit for the day.

Thank Joan W
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Fantastic time doing a multitude of different and varied walks, some more challenging than others, but certainly worth it,lots of wild flowers and animals along the way, short and long hikes all for different age and fitness levels, a great place to camp or stay...More

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Have been to Girraween on several occasions but always in Spring. Well marked walks through granite landscape principally along river banks although little water flow at this time of year. Fine views towards The Junction. Take water if hot as quite exposed to sun.

Thank RMartinL101
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Saw this mentioned in an old .lonely planet book and sounded interesting. Well worth the time. We arrived after lunch and set off to do the Granite Arch walk and got so much more than we expected. An echidna digging for his dinner beside the...More

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Girraween National Park is wonderful. The car parks, picnic areas, and walking tracks are supberbly maintained. We were day trippers, so didn't experience the camping areas. Visiting in October, we were fortunate to enjoy the wildflowers scattered so abundantly along the tracks. The birdlife along...More

Thank Janice J
Reviewed 15 October 2017

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
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Gav S
11 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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