Eyrie Escape is ideally situated for attractions, beaches, parks, restaurants, shopping, sports and walking with excursions to Brisbane and Fraser Island

Wineries nearby

Maleny hinterland



  • Australia Zoo is only 7-10 minutes drive away at the bottom of the Hill
  • Flame Hill and Maleny Mountain wineries
  • Aussie World and the wacky Ettamogah Pub on the Bruce Highway takes just fifteen minutes towards Noosa
  • The Big Kart Track whose lights we can see at night lies between Mooloolah and Landsborough, only 10 minutes via Landsborough
  • Underwater World at Mooloolaba is a gentle 35 minutes down the Bruce Highway and Sunshine Coast Motorway
  • The Ginger Factory at Yandina 40 minutes away blends in with a visit to Eumundi Markets (see Shopping), lunch at The Spirit House and a stroll around Noosa
  • The Mary River Rattler for railway buffs and all who hanker for the days of steam trains is ideal for a day out visiting Kenilworth and Imbil in the Mary River Valley.
  • The Big Pineapple near Nambour is a son’s dreamworld for parfaits.

Coolum to the North

Kondalilla Falls

Mary Cairncross Views



All along the coast from the Pumicestone Passage below us 20 minutes away to the secluded beaches in Noosa National Park just over an hour from here is surfing, sun, sand and kilometres of fun time. There’s sailing from Mooloolaba, boating and fishing trips, kayaking and much more.


  • Mary Cairncross Reserve, our nearest and one of the most popular reserves for an hour’s walk in this beautiful semi tropical park is the 10 minutes away.
  • Kondalilla Falls is a mere 35 minutes away through Montville with Mapleton Falls and State Forest 45 minutes away and is ideal as part of a drive including Mapleton Pub and either Kenilworth or with a AWD down to Eumundi through the State Forest.
  • Glass House Mountains, whose Tibrogargan volcanic plug is seen from Eyrie Escape has scenic trails around the mountains and walks with care to the top Conondales. Both for intrepid bushwalkers and those looking to immerse themselves in nature, this magnificent range can be accessed from near Kenilworth some 50 kilometres through Maleny.
Sunshine Coast Walks Festival


The Terrace Restaurant

The Terrace Maleny

The Reserve Maleny

Maleny Restaurant Reserve



  • We offer packages ( See Rates and Packages) to The Terrace of Maleny and The Reserve Restaurant and Cellar
  • For country specific restaurants book through us in the evening: King Ludwigs (German), Bombay Mahal (Indian), Muang Thai, Capriccios (Italian)
  • Other Maleny restaurants to visit include: On Mountain View, Pomodoras, Gypsy Table, Hotel Maleny; or during the day Maple 3, Col James (for ice creams), Maleny Cheese.

“Thanks too for recommending The Terrace – exceptional”


Maleny and Montville offer a wide range of local and not so local shopping delights, and we can show you some of our purchases from David Linton, and in Eumundi, Hernitage Furniture(furniture), Bold & Gold (pottery). For our trips abroad we use Art on Cairncross, where they have magic masks and Flaxton Barn.
Eumundi Markets has to be the choice of many of our guests on Saturdays and Wednesdays along other weekend markets in Maleny, Caloundra and Caboolture.







There’s Golfing at Beerwah with the wallabies, challenging courses 30 minutes away at Pelican Waters and further afield at Coolum, Nambour and Noosa.
Horse Riding down the hill at Mooloolah.