The Granite Belt, Stanthorpe

#1 of 7 in Parks in Southern Downs Region
Must see · Wildlife Area · Nature / Park
Explore the many attractions of The Granite Belt, an area known for being home to nearly 800 species of flowering plants. The region, named after the predominately granite rocks found in this part of the country, is considered a food lover’s paradise. The area’s 55 orchards, many of which you can visit as part of a guided tour, produce Queensland’s entire $40 million apple crop. Choose from dozens of renowned cheese factories, berry farms, specialty food producers, and boutique eateries that draw thousands of visitors each year. This is also Queensland’s top wine region, with over 50 award-winning wineries producing some of Australia’s finest wines. Adventure seekers can also keep busy on climbing tours of the granite boulders. Plan your The Granite Belt visit and explore what else you can see and do in Stanthorpe using our Stanthorpe day trip planning tool.
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  • The walks in this area are spectacular! Would highly recommend bald rock national park- entry from NSW side of the border. Travelled with my 14 year old daughter and we both loved Stanthorpe. It was....  more »
  • Dont bother visiting weekdays. Everthing is closed. Could not find a place to eat or even good service.  more »

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