How to find us Getting here

Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve is located at:

148 Mountain View Road, Maleny, Queensland, Australia.

Maleny is located approximately one hour north of Brisbane.

View this map to find your way.

Take the Bruce Highway north from Brisbane and turn left at the Glasshouse Mountains Tourist Drive #24, also known as the Steve Irwin Way.

At Landsborough turn left again onto Tourist Drive #23 and up the hill to Maleny on the Landsborough-Maleny Road.

Turn left onto Mountain View Road at Cairncross Corner, and follow the brown directional signs.


Protecting our forest

You will come across plenty of the animals in the reserve. We recommend not to get too close as this may provoke them. Feeding animals in the reserve is also not allowed.

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Exquisite reptiles
Southern angle-headed dragon Can you find me?

Look closely for this unique, little dragon.  It moves sideways around the tree trunks, playing hide-and-seek.


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