Governors Chair Lookout
  • Length: 0.3km

  • Duration: 15 mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Spicers Gap Rd, Swanfels

  • End: Spicers Gap Rd, Swanfels

  • Closest Town:

  • Location: Main Range National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 110 km

  • State: QLD

  • Latitude: -28.08565876

  • Longitude: 152.4175894

Governors Chair Lookout is a 0.3km, grade 3 Return hike located in Main Range National Park Queensland. The hike should take approximately 15 mins to complete.

Summary

At the crest of Spicers Gap (in Main Range National Park) a short 150 metre walk leads from the carpark to a lookout over the Fassifern Valley.

About the region

The Main Range is a mountain range and a national park in Queensland, Australia, located predominantly in Tregony, Southern Downs Region 85 kilometres (53 mi) southwest of Brisbane. It is part of the World Heritage Site Gondwana Rainforests of Australia (formerly known as the Central Eastern Rainforest Reserves). It protects the western part of a semicircle of mountains in South East Queensland known as the Scenic Rim. This includes the largest area of rainforest in South East Queensland. The park is part of the Scenic Rim Important Bird Area, identified as such by BirdLife International because of its importance in the conservation of several species of threatened birds.


For more information on this hiking trail, please visit Queensland.com