Things to do

Whatever the reason you have come to stay with us, we have scoured the local area and afar for places of interest.  


For fast food such as McDonalds, KFC, Hungry Jacks and Red Rooster just jump back onto the M3 heading towards the city. You will find all of these in under 5 kms straight up Gympie Arterial Road.

For fish and chips, visit Steve’s Fish and Chips located 2.8kms away. There is a map available in the office.

    Want to dine in somewhere that is also licensed?


Try The Bonny View Hotel situated 900m (2 min drive, 10 min walk) from here. We have a discounted offer available to you for dining there. Details and directions are available in your room compendium.

 We are also only 6.2 kms (10 min drive) from Queensland’s largest hotel complex, the Eatons Hill Hotel. Offering fine dining, popular bands, boxing events and markets on Saturday.


Pine Rivers Bowls Club, offering dining, licensed beverages, live entertainment, gaming and bowls. Located a short 7.6 kms (15 min drive) drive away.


  Things to do with the family:


Aspley 10 Pin Bowl located 5.2 kms (10 min drive) away…

Strathpine Event Cinemas located 5.7 kms (10 min drive) away in Westfield Strathpine Shopping complex

Alma Park Zoo located 17.4kms (25 min drive) away.

Ettamogah Pub located at Aussie World Theme Park which is 67.8 kms (45 min drive) straight up the M1.


  For a bit of retail therapy:


Westfield Strathpine located 5.7kms (10 min drive) away.

Westfield Chermside located 8.7 kms (15 min drive) away.

Taigum Square located 6.2 kms (10 min drive) away.

Somewhere here, you will find what you are looking for or maybe an opportunity to be impulsive.


  Coming for an event?


The train station is located a short 10 minute walk from the motel and will assist you in getting to any major venue in Brisbane. Such as:

The Brisbane Entertainment Centre located 9.9 kms (15 min) drive.

Suncorp Stadium located 18.6 kms, better option would be public transport as they also have restricted parking.


   For health reason:


The Prince Charles Hospital and the Holy Spirit Northside are located 8kms (15 min) away. or

The Pine Rivers Private Hospital is located 4.3 kms (10 mins) away.


  As a Stop over

We have the perfect amount of comfort and superb service needed for a lay over between flights, with only a 30 minute drive to the Brisbane Airport depending on traffic.


  And for just killing a bit of spare time:

The Lawnton Pool located 8.7 kms (15 min) away where you can cool off from the Queensland heat.

 Old Petrie Town markets on a Sunday morning, located 12.2 kms (20 min) away. This is a must see in our area…really quite quaint.

If you are interested in anything not listed, please just ask Kellie or Katheena who will only be more than happy to help you out.

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