"BUDERIM TOWNSHIP" Top 5 Page for this destination Buderim by balhannah
Buderim Travel Guide: 75 reviews and 231 photos
The name "Buderim" derived from the local Kabi Kabi Aboriginal word for Banksia spinulosa var. collina, which grew wild in the sandy country around the plateau
I have grown this Banksia, but didn't realize this was where it came from.
BUDERIM OF NEW
Buderim is a busy town that has outgrown itself. The roads are too narrow, lack of parking for shopping and horrendous traffic, not a place I wish to visit anymore.
Buderim still has tree lined streets and nice gardens, nice to still see!
Buderim was well known for its Ginger, being at one time the centre of the
largest Ginger Factory in the southern hemisphere.
Well . . . the factory is now 20minutes away at YANDINA.
Really, a must visit,
It has is a major theme park and tourist attraction. If you come to the
Coast look for the signposts to show you the way.
Now the Ginger factory has long gone.................
Try and drive down the Mountain for views over the Sunshine coast and do stop at the heritage Pioneer Cottage to see the old memorabilia. It has been restored and cared for by the Buderim Historical Society and is worth a look
- In a nutshell:Too busy, overpriced and over-rated!
The Colonial Cottage at Buderim, I found very interesting. If you want to have a look here, they have old, historical... more travel advice
Visit the Pioneer Cottage, built in 1880, and see how a family lived in Buderim over 100 years ago. This is an original... more travel advice
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