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The Village of Flaxton


About Flaxton

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] What really strikes you about the history of the villages in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland is the wonderful qualities displayed by its early pioneers. Like Mapleton, the neighbouring village of Flaxton was settled by a family that exemplified hard work, self-reliance, humility and a real commitment to the welfare and growth of the community…

The Village of Mapleton


About Mapleton

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]At the northernmost end of the Blackall Range lies the village of Mapleton high on the Sunshine Coast hinterland. Mapleton is in a unique location just fifteen minutes from the major township of Nambour with all its shopping, commercial, educational and medical facilities. Yet when you visit Mapleton you would have no idea that this…

The Village of Montville


About Montville History

The Village of Montville is the “jewel in the crown” of the iconic Sunshine Coast Hinterland. It is ideally located 430m above sea level with stunning views east to the Sunshine Coast. Living in Montville is by no means some form of country isolation. Located just 35 minutes by car to the beaches, 45 minutes […]

The Village of Maleny


About Maleny History

The picturesque township of Maleny is 425 metres above sea level on the Blackall Range which is part of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Maleny, with a population at the 2011 census of 3441, is ideally located some 40 minutes’ drive inland from the popular Sunshine Coast beaches. To the north about forty minutes’ drive away […]