North Wing

North Wing

Mount Glorious is an amazing destination for nature lovers, with its stunning rainforest landscapes and breathtaking views of the city. But, one of the most unique aspects of this region is the diverse range of birdlife that calls it home. Whether you’re an experienced birdwatcher or a casual observer, the forests and gardens around Mount Glorious offer plenty of opportunities to spot some truly unique and beautiful bird species. Here are some of the most sought-after bird species in the area: Regent Bowerbird: This stunning bird is easily recognised by its striking yellow and black plumage, and the males' habit..
We are thrilled to announce that Maiala Park Lodge has been awarded the prestigious Judge's Choice Award at the 2022 Queensland Tourism Awards. This is a tremendous achievement and a testament to the hard work and dedication of our team. The Queensland Tourism Awards recognize and celebrate excellence in the tourism industry, showcasing the best of the best in Queensland. This year, the awards ceremony was held on Friday, November 11th, 2022, and brought together tourism operators and industry professionals from across the state. Maiala Park Lodge was among the entrants for the new business category, which recognizes outstanding accommodation..
In 2022, I had the pleasure of being a panel member at the Spotlight on Moreton Bay networking event. The event was a great opportunity to connect with local business owners and entrepreneurs to learn more about the exciting things happening in the area. As part of the panel, I was invited to talk about the Best of QLD program, an initiative that highlights and celebrates outstanding local businesses across the state. The program is designed to showcase the very best of what Queensland has to offer, from unique products and services to exceptional customer experiences. One of the key..
Ready to learn about the wonders of sustainable gardening? The Samford Edible Garden Trail offers garden enthusiasts and nature lovers a unique chance to explore a variety of stunning, eco-friendly gardens in the picturesque Samford Valley. Here is your guide to wandering through lush landscapes, learning about organic gardening and permaculture, and getting hands-on with fun, interactive workshops. It’s no wonder visitors to Maiala Park Lodge rave about this experience! The trail isn’t just a highlight of the year; it’s an unforgettable journey into the heart of sustainable gardening, all while soaking in the beauty of Moreton Bay Region.  How..
Planning a visit to witness the magic of fireflies at Mount Glorious? This blog will be your guide to understanding firefly bioluminescence, the best times to see them, and will provide tips for a comfortable and memorable visit. With insights on local species and practical advice, you're set for an extraordinary experience amidst nature's nocturnal light show.  Discover Mount Glorious Nestled in the serene landscapes of Queensland, Australia, Mount Glorious is a hidden gem renowned for its lush rainforests, diverse wildlife, and breathtaking views. Located just an hour's drive from Brisbane, this tranquil retreat offers visitors a chance to immerse..