The Granite Belt, Stanthorpe

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Explore the many attractions of The Granite Belt, an area known for being home to nearly 800 species of flowering plants. The region, named after the predominately granite rocks found in this part of the country, is considered a food lover’s paradise. The area’s 55 orchards, many of which you can visit as part of a guided tour, produce Queensland’s entire $40 million apple crop. Choose from dozens of renowned cheese factories, berry farms, specialty food producers, and boutique eateries that draw thousands of visitors each year. This is also Queensland’s top wine region, with over 50 award-winning wineries producing some of Australia’s finest wines. Adventure seekers can also keep busy on climbing tours of the granite boulders. Plan your The Granite Belt visit and explore what else you can see and do in Stanthorpe using our Stanthorpe day trip planning tool .
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  • This is by far my favourite corner of globe. It’s a tourist dream for self drive exploration. Maps, signs, amazing attractions, enjoyable destinations, it has so much to see & fo & enjoy! You would no...  more »
  • The Granite Belt is such a great place to visit and enjoy as a tourist. It has everything from locally grown fruit, wineries, cheeses and chocolate, National Parks and great eateries. We were staying ...  more »
  • I imagine this area is magical to visit any time of the year. Even just hopping in the car and going exploring is gorgeous and fun. Will definitely be back!  more »

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