D'Aguilar National Park Brisbane

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Lophostemon walk

Enjoy a leisurely stroll near Neurum Creek camping area through the picturesque eucalypt forest with a rainforest understorey.

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
  • Trail bike

Journey facilities

  • Walking

Stroll through tall, open eucalypt forest and discover 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. Be serenaded by a cicada chorus chirping from the surrounding rocks and forest.

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.
  • Access to the camping area is by 4WD or trail bike.
  • The maximum speed limit on forest roads is 40km/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

  • Drive 24km from Dayboro, via Mount Mee Road (tourist route number 29) and Sellin Road to The Gantry.
  • Drive past The Gantry then turn right onto Neurum Creek Road and continue for 6km.
  • Turn right and drive 400m to Neurum Creek camping area.

From the north

  • Drive 17km from Woodford, via the D'Aguilar Highway, Neurum, Stanton and Rassmussen roads to the park's northern entrance.
  • Continue along Lovedays Road for 6km, past Archer camping area on the right, and turn left onto L Traverse.
  • Drive 2km then turn right onto Mount Mee forest drive, and travel 3km to Neurum Creek camping area.

Wheelchair access

There are no wheelchair-accessible facilities on this walk. The closest wheelchair-accessible facilities are at The Gantry day-use area.

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.