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Maleny: A Highlight of Inland Beauty

Located in Queensland, Maleny has a prominent location on the Sunshine Coast. The hinterland situation of the town makes for beautiful scenery filled with lush rolling hills and vistas of the Glasshouse Mountains. Though one of the wettest regions in Queensland, Maleny offers a comfortable sub-tropic climate that makes year-round travel possible. Travellers looking for natural wonder and adventure need not look any further than this holiday town, though foodies are equally as comfortable. All who pass through town find an accommodation that is comfortable for their needs, as Maleny features a vast rental market with cottages, houses, chalets and even spacious apartments.

Nature Reserves and Waterfalls

As holidaymakers venture through Maleny, the true beauty of the area is highlighted by several natural sites. The Mary Cairncross Reserve is a very popular site in Maleny, with its unbeatable views of the Glasshouse Mountains and large expanse of sub-tropical rainforest. There are easily accessible trails throughout the conservation park, all of which wind through the grounds and allow visitors to appreciate the ancient flora and fauna of the area. Some of the trees within the park date back 600 years and rise to heights of over 50 metres! Another great place to take a hike is at Kondalilla Falls. Here, stroll through tall trees, colourful flowers and lush grasslands to get to majestic waterfalls. As you travel throughout town, look into the distance to see mountains and hills in several directions.

Fun in the Water

Baroon Pocket Dam is the place to be on hot, summer days. The waters are calm and perfect for activities such as swimming and canoeing. Around the shore, there are spacious open areas that are great for picnics and playing. Those travellers looking for a more exciting water adventure need not look further than Gardners Falls. At this destination, a rope swing provides a fun way to get into the cool waters of the falls. There are also swallow rock pools that are even safe for children to explore. Visit Obi Obi Creek while in Maleny for fishing, swimming, kayaking, canoeing and general water exploration.

Famous Dairy Products

The Maleny region is fertile and offers the perfect growing conditions for a number of foods; however, the town is renowned for this dairy options. Maleny Dairies is a popular attraction for visitors young and old. Learn about the milking process, feed animals and even sample milk fresh from the cow. Homemade ice cream is available onsite and is the perfect end to a fun day at the farm. For an in-depth look at the cheese-making process, visit Maleny Cheese. There are panoramic windows that allow guests to watch the machinery function, and the employees are happy to answer any questions. Samples of made-onsite products are available for tasting. Bring along a basket, as there is also a shop at Maleny Cheese.

Explore Locally

In Maleny, there is a high population of creative-minded individuals. With craft makers, artists and authors, the boutique stores in town are overflowing with unique pieces, such as woodwork, one-of-a-kind jewellery, paintings and creative home goods. There are a great number of shops to choose from, and for convenience, there are quaint cafes in which to rest your feet and grab a snack. If you are shopping for art specifically, visit one of Maleny's art galleries or check out one of the weekly markets. Throughout the year, events are held for local artists, so check the town's calendar for specifics.

A Holiday in Maleny

When on holiday in Maleny, the goal is simple: relaxation. While there is plenty of action and adventure to keep things exciting, the small-town feel keeps a holiday peaceful and intimate. Surrounded by the beauty of nature, Maleny offers weary travellers a restful break, far from worries but close to modern conveniences.

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We really enjoyed staying at this beautiful place. Great location, clean and very quiet house. Absolutely loved our few days there!
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My husband and I had a great 2 night stay. The view is spectacular. We were planning on going out to eat but the room and ammenities was so great we stayed in and cooked so we could enjoy the room and the relaxed atmosphere. We will definitely be back!
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