Cycling in Australia - Queensland (Chapter)
This is the Queensland chapter from Lonely Planet's Cycling Australia guidebook.
You have to love a place where cycling in your boardshorts or bikini is de rigueur. This chapter showcases some of Queensland's finest natural features, mostly from the comfort of back roads. Popping between beaches and rainforest is one of this state's great cycling pleasures.
- roll beneath a toothy skyline of rock in the castaway Numinbah Valley
- thread between the abstract peaks of the Glass House Mountains
- transport and accommodation
- cross paths with a cassowary on the rainforest road to Cape Tribulation
Coverage includes: Planning, Getting to/from the Ride, Mountain Bike Rides, Mt Nebo & Brisbane Forest Park, Sunshine Coast & Hinterland, Mt Stuart & Alligator Creek, Magnetic Island, Far North Queensland, The Daintree & Cape Tribulation, Atherton Tableland, Cairns, Surfers Paradise, Brisbane, Towns & Facilities.