Category Archives: Gympie

History of Gympie

Gympie was originally named Nashville after James Nash, the first known explorer in the area that found gold in 1867. A short year later, the name for the town was then changed to Gympie. The name comes from the Kabi an indigenous tribe of Australians and means “Stinging tree." Gympie is located 160km north of…
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What to Do

If you love history and nature Gympie is absolutely the place to be! You would be missing out if you drive through Gympie without spending a day to take in all this beautiful little town has offer. Gold mining was the first big discovery that brought in settlers. You can learn to how to pan…
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Where to Eat

Visiting Gympie? Looking for somewhere to dine while you’re in town? Alternatively, maybe you are a local that has run out of ideas for a place to go for dinner. We have compiled a list of the top rated places to dine in Gympie with many choices for Australian cuisine. Most of our wonderful options…
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Where to Stay

While visiting lovely Gympie of course you need the best tips on where to stay! We have done the hard work for you and listed the top-rated places including the amenities! Gympie Muster Inn- 21 Wickham Street, Bruce Highway Gympie QLD Free Internet, Room Refrigerators, Pool, non-smoking rooms. Great Eastern Motor Inn- 27-29 Geordie Rd.,…
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