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Mount Gravatt Lookout

Shire Road, Mount Gravatt, Queensland 4122, Australia
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Mt Gravatt lookout ...a gem

Mt Gravatt Lookout is set in Toohey Forest bush land with great views to the city, Gateway Bridge... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
loran127
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Brisbane, Australia
Good spot for breakfast

Mount Gravatt lookout café provides a panoramic view and inexpensive menu. Service was good and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dobingbrowne
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Parrearra, Australia
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Shire Road, Mount Gravatt, Queensland 4122, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Mt Gravatt Lookout is set in Toohey Forest bush land with great views to the city, Gateway Bridge and and Mt Coot-tha. It is relatively unspoilt and popular with locals (who usually walk to the summit along the bush tracks) and visitors (who drive). Don't...More

Thank loran127
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mount Gravatt lookout café provides a panoramic view and inexpensive menu. Service was good and fast, The car park can be busy and the road to the look out is narrow and care is need.

Thank dobingbrowne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely view of Brisbane and surrounding countryside. A long steep winding road to car park at top which can get full. There are two walks to summit the shorter one about 900m. Shade at top but picnic tables are not undercover. Cafe at top...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Some great walking trails in the area and a great view. Map at the top wasn’t too helpful, but a very enjoyable activity.

Thank Jake F
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful spot! View is superb. Lovely little hideaway. Very busy the day we visited with a number of small groups, possibly for their Christmas get together but the service was friendly and not at all stressed, the coffee was some of the best...More

Thank Lyn M
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We walked up from the car park at the bottom of the hill, and followed a couple of tracks up to the summit, where we had a coffee and cake while looking over the Brisbane skyline. Entertained by a range of local birds, including pied...More

Thank Philip_and_Honor
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Caught up with a friend recently at Lovewell Project Cafe at Mt Gravatt Lookout. Great views from our table, we were joined by a friendly kookaburra for lunch. Good choice of lunch menu and friendly staff. We were surprised at how busy the lookout was...More

Thank 11royboy
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I often bring travelers here, for a good quick overview of Brisbane City .. especially since I can point out the Mt Cootha lookout as well

Thank NiftyNorm
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Mount Gravatt Lookout is easy to reach from both the north side (come from the city on the South East Freeway) and the south side of Brisbane (exit off Logan Road). There is a winding road to the summit through bushland then easy parking at...More

Thank MargaretinBrisbane
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Coffee shop needs to open on weekend. The walk is good and the view is great. There are toilets which is also a bonus but nowhere to eat or drink open. Bit disappointing for tourists.

Thank Leonie M
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Elle-terese297
3 July 2017|
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Response from Kaylee D | Reviewed this property |
Technically no. They close the gates so cars can't get through but if you wanted to, you could still walk through. I wouldn't recommend it though as it is dark and slippery.
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Eileen C
12 April 2015|
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Response from Frank C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have never been up to the lookout at night, however I have never seen the gate closed during daylight hours. My wife and I lived at Mount Gravatt years ago and we have had many walks and drives up the mountain... More
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