A mountain with a large area of bushland located in the southeast part of Queensland, Mt Peel sits at 710 meters above sea level. It is roughly 7 kilometres away from the closest city, Toowoomba. The village of Gowrie is about 11 kilometres away.
The Mount Peel Bushland Reserve is very close to Toowoomba. It offers a lot of picturesque views. It consists of beautiful grassland saddled between mountain peaks. The mountain peaks offer an amazing view of Darling Dawns.
The Mount Peel Bushland Reserve is large park occupied by open eucalypt forest. It contains many prickly pear, some wallabies and local wildlife.
Mount Peel is a longer hiking trail than the Table Top Mountain. The climb is however less strenuous. When you reach the peak, you will be greeted by fantastic views. Mount peek Bushland Reserve is at Westminster Street, Drayton and stretches 7 kilometers.
Located on the south-western tip of Toowoomba the Mount Peel Bushland Park is a moderate trail ideal for walking, hiking, and trail running. There are three entries to get to the Mount Peel Bushland Park:
- Via the Westminster Street Car park. Drive through the Anzac Avenue south.Make a turn northwest to Darling Street. Continue driving uphill until you reach the end of Westminster Street. You can park near the entrance gate.
- Via the Darling Street Car park at the corner of Westminster and Darling Streets. Drive through the Anzac Avenue south. Make a turn northwest to Darling Street. There is a car park at the intersection of Darling and Westminster Streets.
- Via the Boundary Street South. Drive through the Toowoomba – Millmerran Road. At Boundary Street South, make a turn to the north. Park your car near the entrance gate.
Kids are allowed only at the base of Mount Peel.
While in Toowoomba, enjoy authentic Vietnamese cuisine at the Original Saigon Restaurant. We offer a variety of foods from the quick meal for takeaway or home delivery and complicated dishes.
If you want to go to the theatre in Toowoomba, Empire Theaters is the place to go.
Original Saigon Restaurant
286 Ruthven St,
Toowoomba City QLD 4350