Water restrictions from 18 Sep 2018 - Water restrictions apply to all Council water supply schemes:
Medium level (200 litres/person/day) - Cambooya, Cecil Plains, Clifton, Greenmount, Hodson Vale, Pittsworth, Vale View & Yarraman schemes.
Continuation of permanent conservation measures (200 litres/person/day) - Toowoomba Bulk Water Supply Scheme (Oakey, Jondaryan, Haden, Crows Nest, Highfields, Kingsthorpe, Gowrie Junction, Meringandan, Toowoomba City, Westbrook and Goombungee)

Millmerran - Mount Basalt Reserve

Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 12:28

Address: Mount Basalt Road, Millmerran QLD

This unique geological and environmental area features rare volcanic formations and a few walking tracks and lookouts with spectacular views. Please leave your pets at home.

How to get there: Mount Basalt Reserve is just 19km south of Millmerran. From Toowoomba, travel south west on the Gore Highway to the town of Millmerran. From there, take the Millmerran - Inglewood Road and turn left onto Kooroongarra Road until you reach the turnoff to Mount Basalt Environmental Park.

Facilities: Parking, picnic tables, photo opportunities.

Mount Basalt Circuit

Best for: Bushwalking

Classification: Grade 4 - rough track, limited signage, very steep sections

Distance: 559m loop

Walking time: Approximately 55 minutes

Description: There is a loop track along with a summit climb. The short walk to the saddle is easy going. Be prepared for a bit of rock hopping as the tracks to the summit cross basalt columns of about 25cm in diameter.


Picnic tables
Bush walking


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