The Great Outdoors
Baroon Pocket Dam
Baroon Pocket Dam is a picturesque lake tucked away between Montville and Maleny. The dam offers a range of fantastic recreational facilities and you could easily spend the whole day exploring the shores and waterways.
Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve
The rainforest walks remain open, the viewing deck and elevated walkway are open during weekdays. The cafe is open for take-away, and now limited seating, everyday. Located at 148 Mountain View Road, Maleny.
Maleny Trail Map
Set your own pace on a self-guided walking tour. The walk starts from the Maleny Showground and takes you on a relaxing stroll where you’ll discover postcard-perfect outlooks from numerous viewing platforms, enchanting “Peace in the Trees” sculptures, the inspirational Poetry Sculpture Trail and the Cloud Walk Pathway. If you’re lucky, you may even see a platypus in the Obi Obi Creek. Download the Maleny Trail Map.
Craft Beer Trail
Use the online craft beer trail and map to plan your personal itinerary along the craft beer trail, featuring 18 local breweries from across the Sunshine Coast, Hinterland and Noosa regions. Find the map here.
Maleny is well known for its many events which bring visitors back year after year
Events are listed at this link.
Many have been cancelled in 2020 due to COVID-19 but stay tuned for their return in 2021.
And there’s more…
Sunshine Coast Discovery Guide
Available via the Council app under Things to Do, the Discovery Guide features places to visit including Traditional Custodian First Nation sites, museums and heritage precincts. Available in hard copy from the Maleny Visitor Information Centre. Get the Council app here.