The Picnic Point Lookout and Parkland in 164 Tourist Road, Toowoomba City is a heritage listed park. It sits 700 meters above sea level, atop the Great Dividing Range, and covers an area of 160 acres. It provides a majestic view of the Table Top Mountain.
Located at 164 Tourist Rd, Toowoomba City, the Picnic Point Lookout and Parkland provides an overlooking view of the Lockyer Valley and Main Ridge. If you have visited Picnic Point Lookout and Parkland, your second visit will give you a different view!
The Picnic Point is an amazing location for a picnic because of its breathtaking views, picnic facilities, and play areas. You can also enjoy graded walks along the escarpment of the range or walk the challenging trail to the Table Top Mountain.
Upon entering the Picnic Point you will be greeted with a promenade of South Queensland kauri and hope pine introducing the manicured lawns of the parklands.
The Picnic Point is also a perfect venue for bird watching, taking a Toowoomba selfie or quiet contemplation. If you are up to it, you can also enjoy graded walks along the escarpment of the range.
It is also a perfect spot for free barbecues. Simply find your preferred patch of glass on the tree. You can also opt to drop by the restaurant and café.
Never miss the chance to check the Picnic Point Café. They serve the best coffee, ice cream, wine and fabulous meals. It also features function centers ideal for day conferences, product launches, seminars, parties, weddings and any type of gathering.
At the Lion Park of the Picnic Point is a garden and an artificial waterfall where many weddings are held. It also includes a mushroom-shaped water tower, the Thistle Pipe Band “puppy” and a puppy memorial to commemorate a Toowoomba mascot.
The Picnic Point Bushland is a reserve area widely known for its bush trails.
Everyone is welcome to enjoy the Picnic Point. Access to the park is free and it is open Mondays to Thursdays from 8:30 to 5 pm and on Fridays and Saturdays from 8am to 9pm. For any more inquiries call + 61 7 4631 5100
If you want more nature trips, move on next to the Japanese Gardens USQ QLD.
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