D'Aguilar National Park Brisbane

Enjoy a refreshing dip in Neurum Creek at the end of the walk . Photo credit: Tomek Z Genek © Queensland Government

D'Aguilar National Park is a breathtaking escape from the city! Photo credit: Maxime Coquard © Queensland Government

Lophostemon walk

Enjoy a leisurely stroll, through picturesque eucalypt forest with a rainforest understorey, on this walk near Neurum Creek camping area.

Journey type
750m circuit The same start and finish point, but the traveller doesn’t return along the same path
Time suggested
Allow 20min walking time.
Grade 3 walking track

Accessible by

  • 4WD

Journey facilities

  • Walking

Stroll through tall, open eucalypt forest, delighting in the crunch of gum leaves underfoot and delicate ferns growing in the rainforest undergrowth. This short walk is perfect for bringing children on a nature safari, to spy treasures along the way.

Cool off afterwards with a refreshing swim in the waterholes in Neurum Creek—don't forget your bathers! Be serenaded by a cicada chorus chirping from the surrounding rocks and forest.

If you want to extend your visit, why not pitch a tent at Neurum Creek camping area and spend the night gazing at stars.

Getting there and getting around

The Lophostemon walk is in the North D'Aguilar section of D'Aguilar National Park about 76km from the city of Brisbane.

  • The track begins at the northern edge of the Neurum Creek camping area.
  • You will need a 4WD or trail bike to access the Lophostemon walk. The maximum speed limit on forest roads is 50km/hr and all road rules apply.
  • Read 4WD with care for important information on 4WD safety and minimal impact driving.
  • Read trail bike ride with care for tips on riding safely and riding with care.

From the south

From the north

  • From the north, drive 17km from Woodford, via the D'Aguilar Highway, Neurum, Stanton and Rassmussen roads to the park's northern entrance.
  • Travel 13km south along the Mount Mee forest drive, then turn left and drive 400m to Neurum Creek camping area.

Wheelchair access

There are no wheelchair-accessible facilities.

Before you visit

Opening hours

Lophostemon walk is open 24 hours a day.

Check park alerts for the latest information on access, closures and conditions.

Visiting safely

For more safety information see Visiting D'Aguilar National Park safely and Walk with care.