Things To Do
Things To Do
Kurrajong Barn and Cottages is located on the ‘Granite Belt’ in the high country of south east Queensland.
We are about 3000 feet above sea level, which means fresh air, cool nights, log fires, white frosts, sunny days, four distinct seasons and of course, the best climate for growing wine grapes, olives, stonefruit, apples & pears, berries, lavender and roses!
We are Queensland’s premier wine region and boast over 50 wineries, from very small boutique wineries to larger, long established wineries, each offering their own very special ‘drop’!
What to do with Kids on the Granite Belt: 18 Ideas!Parents on the look out for new and fun outings with kids, won’t usually be looking towards the Granite Belt – a destination full of wineries and romantic couples getaways… but here’s 18 reasons why they should be! We’ve uncovered a list of fun and cool things to experience in and around Stanthorpe on your next weekend or school holidays (and it’s all just 2hrs from Toowoomba, 2.5hrs from Brisbane and the Gold Coast).
Sundown is a rugged wilderness area of spectacular sharp ridges and steep-sided gorges. The Severn River and its tributaries, woodland birds and remains of pastoral and mining heritage can be discovered via maintained walking tracks, challenging remote walks or the four-wheel-drive (4WD) track.
Girraween, meaning ‘place of flowers’, is a park of massive granite outcrops, large angular tors, and precariously balanced boulders. Spectacular wildflower displays splash colour among the granite in spring. Offering many spectacular walks from easy to difficult grade.
An historic town in the rolling New England region, Tenterfield is home to elegant wineries and superb wilderness. Known as the 'birthplace of Australia', this is the town where Sir Henry Parkes made his famous 1889 speech calling for Australia's federation.
Washpool Skin Wellness is the home of ethical, authentic and nourishing giftware and everyday home, bath and body care. Our handcrafted soaps and natural bath and body products are all handmade here in Ballandean, Qld.
Ballandean General Store and Bakery
Short walk down the road at Ballandean Village. Selling gas, ice and bait and general groceries.
Granite Belt Brewery was established in 2012. Our ales and lagers are hand crafted in our 1000 litre microbrewery. We use nothing but finest ingredients to create dynamic beers that are full flavoured and delicious to drink.