Mid Sunshine Coast/Hinterland: 30 minute drive
The Sunshine Coast Hinterland is easily accessible and has an elevation of 450m which has amazing views to the ocean. The area is lush farming land and boosts fascinating little towns, art galleries, country markets and excellent restaurants. Take in the Glass House Mountains, Blackall Range, Noosa Hinterland and the Mary Valley.
Visit these sites for more information:
Oz Experience: http://www.experienceoz.com.au/sunshine-coast
Blackall Ranges: http://www.hinterlandtourism.com.au/
Gold Coast: Up to 2 hours drive