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Accessible transport, Gympie region

Getting here and around the Gympie Region

Escape to the Gympie region – it’s easy!

Gympie is the region’s commerce hub. The city is located on main highway, rail and air transport corridors.

All roads really do lead to Gympie, making it the perfect launch pad to explore the region, including the Cooloola Coast – the gateway to Fraser Island, the Mary Valley hinterland and the western townships of Goomeri and Kilkivan.

 Gympie is a comfortable two-hour drive up the Bruce Highway drive from Brisbane and a 40 minute-drive to Noosa. Hire car, 4WD, caravan and taxi services are available in and around the region.

 Buses operate throughout Gympie and the Cooloola Coast, as well as intercity. Contact operator Polleys Coaches on 5480 4500 and visit or to plan your journey and access maps and timetables.

 Daily rail services operate to and from Brisbane, with the Gympie North Train Station located on state’s main north-south line. Check and for timetables.

 The Gympie region is one hour’s drive to the Sunshine Coast Airport and two hours’ drive to Brisbane Domestic and International Airports.

Tourist Drives 

Cooloola Coast Fraser Island Drive

The Cooloola Coast Fraser Island Tourist Drive will take you on a journey from one aquatic ..

Gympie City Drive

Turn off the highway and become enriched with the heritage and experiences awaiting you along the Gy..

Mary Valley Scenic Drive

The Mary Valley Scenic Drive rewards drivers with a landscape patch-worked with grazing cat..

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Maps and directions

Plan a trip to the Gympie region. Use the interactive map below and get directions.

Regional map 
Gympie street map
Cooloola Coast street map
Gympie Cooloola districts towns map - front
Gympie Cooloola districts towns map - back
Gympie self-drive tour

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For general travel and transport information, contact Destination Gympie Region.