Kingsthorpe - Mount Kingsthorpe Bushland Park
Address: Emmanulla Drive , Kingsthorpe QLD 4400
Located along Emmanulla Drive, Mount Kingsthorpe Bushland Park provides a lookout on top of Mount Kingsthorpe. Although a road-easement exists from the western end of Filmers Road, there is no actual road.
Address: Emmanulla Drive, Kingsthorpe
How to get there:
From Toowoomba: Take the Warrego Highway west and turn right onto Kingsthorpe-Haden Road. Travel along the road, through Kingsthorpe township. Cross over the railway line to your left and drive until you see Ruby Street. Turn right at Ruby Street and then left at the East Street intersection.
Please note: East Street turns into Kingsthorpe Glencoe Road. Travel along Kingsthorpe Glencoe Road until you reach Petersens Road off to the right. Take this road and then turn right onto Graman Street. Take the second street on the right which is Emmanulla Drive which will lead you to Mount Kingsthorpe Reserve.
Mount Kingsthorpe Walk
Best for: Bushwalking
Classification: Grade 4 - rough track, limited signage, very steep sections
Distance: 480m one way
Walking time: Approximately 30-35 minutes
Description: Mount Kingsthorpe Walk starts at the carpark and takes visitors to the summit which provides expansive views as well as a glimpse of some of the original rainforest vegetation that once covered all of Mount Kingsthorpe.