Gatton is the administrative center of the Lockyer Valley and is located in South East Queensland. Visit this place in a rental car which is also an agricultural area where you will find farms with fruits and vegetables, and it has other attractions as well. Although Gatton was a rural area several years ago, now it has developed and is a fast-growing place with some tourist attractions.
Gatton is just a 60 minute car drive from Brisbane. With your car rental ready, there's so much to do in Gatton, including a highlight for train enthusiasts – the Spring Bluff Railway, a heritage listed site where you can relax and picnic in the landscaped gardens and learn about its colourful history. Gatton transformed from a rural area into a wonderful township. A hire car is the perfect way to see Gatton and the beautiful surrounding region.
Gatton and District Historical Society Museum offers you an interesting insight of Gatton's history and culture, it is a place well worth visiting! The museum is located near the Lake Apex, housing fascinating memorabilia from this area. Tourists with car rentals can also see many interesting and old buildings with interesting architecture, so if you like history or if you want to find out more about this place, book your ticket!
The Glen Rock is a regional park where you can drop your rental car to see interesting native plants and animals, so your trip will be very colorful if you will visit Gatton! You can relax as there are picnic campings, swimming facilities and bush walks!
The Spring Bluff Railway is a heritage site between Ipswich and Toowoomba and is a great opportunity for those who love trains. Hop in your car hire and visit this place that has about 130 years of railway history and amazing gardens that will catch your eyes. In this place, you can have a barbecue or enjoy a picnic. Here, due to many flowers and romantic surroundings, many weddings take place.
Gatton is a place that began to have an increased popularity and after you visit it with a hire car, you will want to come back here next time and discover new things!