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Girraween National Park

Girraween, meaning ‘place of flowers’, is a park of massive granite outcrops, large angular tors, and precariously balanced boulders. Spectacular wildflower displays in spring. On the Queensland–New South Wales border, 260 km south-west of Brisbane, halfway between Stanthorpe and Tenterfield. “On top of a Bald Rock Mountain, the location opens up to a complete view…read more »

Girraween, meaning ‘place of flowers’, is a park of massive granite outcrops, large angular tors, and precariously balanced boulders. Spectacular wildflower displays in spring. On the Queensland–New South Wales border, 260 km south-west of Brisbane, halfway between Stanthorpe and Tenterfield. “On top of a Bald Rock Mountain, the location opens up to a complete view of the sky. You can see the Milky Way from start to finish when there’s a new moon.”

Deborah Byrd

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