"Heading North on the Bruce Highway to Gympie" Gympie by amandajayne81
Gympie Travel Guide: 29 reviews and 65 photos
I have driven through Gympie many times in my life when travelling further North. It is a good sized city by rural Queensland standards and has all the food shops for the through traveller.
It is probably best known for the Country music muster each August. This I have never been to as I am not a big country music fan.
However we travelled north to Gympie on this particular trip to take a ride on the 'Valley Rattler' a heritage train that does half and day tours from Gympie. We travelled about an hour north of the Sunshine Coast (or I guess about 2 hours north of Brisbane if you were based there.)
- Pros:Close to Brisbane, The Valley Rattler Train
- Cons:Highway to get there is pretty bad for about half the trip
- In a nutshell:Loved the Train-maybe there is more to Gympie than first thought!
This was the village at the far end of our half day train tour. A very cute little village set in the scenic Mary... more travel advice
On Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays the Mary Valley Heritage Railway offers a few different rail trips on a great old... more travel advice
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