Scenic Rim bonus

The good folks at Scenic Rim Tourism have taken up the challenge tough economic climes pose for the traditional Christmas holiday and come up with a $100 voucher towards your next holiday break.

The Scenic Rim is an often overlooked area of south east Queensland and it shouldn't be. So close to Brisbane, yet so rural in aspect, the area includes Boonah, Kalbar, Aratula, Moogerah, Harrisville, Peak Crossing, Rathdowney, Mt Barney, Maroon and Queen Mary Falls. This area has beautiful scenery and is rich in gourmet food, wine trails and scenic drives showcasing local history, artists, music and our feathered friends

Scenic Rim Tourism Inc is offering $100 off your next holiday break which can be claimed by visit their website The voucher is valid to 31 March 2009 and the website includes all the details.

Accommodation participating includes:Zengarra Country House and Pavilions at Lake Moogerah, Wiss House at Kalbar Tuckeroo Cottages at Rathdowney, Spring Creek Mountain Café and Cottages at Killarney Scenic Rim Cottages at Warrill View, Lillydale Farmstay at Mt Barney, Hilly Ridge Homestead at Boonah, Barney Creek Vineyard and Cottages at Mt Barney

I've visited both Wiss House and Spring Creek Mountain Cafe and enjoyed excellent food at both. The views at Spring Creek are outstanding. After all this rain the countryside is looking lush and green - the perfect time to visit.