Travellers searching for one of the best places in Queensland to visit should consider Buderim. This area sits directly on a mountain that overlooks Sunshine Coast communities in the south. Buderim is within one kilometer of Mountain Creek, Maroochydore, and the Sunshine Motorway.
The Buderim area is full of lush, green trees such as beech and the Australian Red Cedar, creating stunning natural surrounds to enjoy. The timber industry played a pivotal role in the economy of the area. Buderim has rich volcanic soil that can support the life of nearly every plant, a crucial feature that has seen the area grown into the lush sub-tropical forest area it is today. Farmers grow a variety of crops here including coffee, ginger, and bananas.
Great Attractions To Visit
Beautiful nature parks top the list of sites to visit while in Buderim. The Eric Joseph Foote Sanctuary is a unique war memorial sanctuary. Located in the central area of town, this sanctuary is surrounded by several acres of rainforest. The flora and fauna reserve protects nearly 272 flora species. It also acts as a safe haven for many birds and large mammals. Visitors can expect to see kookaburra, sugar gliders, and brush turkeys. Visitors can walk along the areas tracks and picnic areas.
The Buderim Forest Park offers people an opportunity to discover the rainforests of Queensland. It features waterfalls, cold water streams, and towering trees. This large subtropical paradise has a walking track that outlines the forest so visitors can take in all the views. A 500 metre boardwalk is specially designed to allow visitors to get access to the wet areas of the park.
Where To Eat?
Buderim offer visitors several choices to dine in or take home gourmet food. Top restaurant selections include Chancellor Park Chinese Restaurant, All Antica Italian Restaurant, and The Original Buderim Ginger Shoppe. This popular ginger store was established in 1950 when A.J. Barnett received a parcel of ginger plants after World War One. He planted the ginger and the crop became the root-stock for the company.
Harry's On Buderim is a short drive from the rainforest and coast. This restaurant is famous for its food, dining setting, and ambience. Visitors can expect to eat modern Australian food within an old country home that is more than 120 years old. People who want to experience authentic Thai cuisine in Buderim should visit Erawan Sunshine. Customers can order from an extensive banquet menu that offers items such as fish cakes, calamari, and Thai stir fried basil chicken. The Hungry Feel restaurant has an eclectic mix of menu options. This casual bistro prides itself in being a top place for Buderim locals to eat, drink, and meet. Hungry Feel remains open throughout the day, serving during the morning and evening hours. Hungry Feel's boutique beer and wine have won several awards from Gourmet Traveller Wine and is a great way to finish a relaxing day in the sun.
Why Choose A Rental In Buderim?
While searching for the perfect Sunshine Coast accommodation people should keep Buderim in mind. This Queensland town offers people the chance to explore rainforests, see the natural flora reserves, and have the best holiday possible. Those who want to get immersed in the outdoors and dine at great restaurants should make Buderim holiday rentals their choice of accommodation. Offering space, privacy and independence, you'll be free to enjoy your holiday on your terms.