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Beerburrum is a historic township that offers visitors a chance to learn more about local history and heritage.

Located just 40kms south of Caloundra, Beerburrum is a popular town visited due to being the home of the Beerburrum State Forest and the views it provides of the Glass House Mountains.

Beerburrum State Forest, Accommodation, Sunshine Coast

The Beerburrum State Forest is best known for its magnificent views of the Glass House Mountains as well as its role in protects the few remaining coastal rainforests in the region. You will find a range of short walks where you can explore the forests, leading to magnificent views of the Glass House Mountains. Many people come to Beerburrum State Forest to go four-wheel-driving, trail bike riding, horse riding and mountain bike riding.

Beerburrum is also a close destination from the Glass House Mountains National Park. The national park boasts many extinct volcanoes, with these formations said to be about 25 to 27 million years old. The highest peak of the ranges is Mount Beerwah, which sits at 555m (1,821ft) above sea level. The second highest peak is Mount Coonowrin, followed by Mount Tibrogargan. With such peaks, the Glass House Mountains National Park offers many breathtaking lookouts and walking trails.

The most notable historic landmark within Beerburrum is its World War I signage which commemorates the settlement established here to provide opportunities for Australian soldiers returning from World War I.

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