hot air ballooning
Stay in the Lost World and experience the wonder, silence & romance of hot air ballooning over the picturesque Scenic Rim followed by a delicious champagne breakfast.
For over 15 years, Hot Air's motto has been the best balloon rides at the best price in the best balloons.
Did you know, here in Queensland is the most popular place in Australia to float in a hot air balloon. We take off up into the skies daily with our many colourful balloons, in fact we pilot Australia's biggest fleet of balloons and some mornings it's just like a hot air balloon fiesta!
Cedar Glen Farmstay offers horse riding for all ages and levels of ability. Pony rides or 1 hr trail rides will take you on a journey through some of the most spectacular mountain scenery in the country. These are available for Cedar Glen Farmstay guests and other visitors to the Lost World via prior arrangement. Max 6 people and minimum 2 people on each ride.
Lost World Valley is twitchers' paradise. Let us reveal the secret places by the river and in the scrub where an amazing variety of bird life can be spotted. Use our bird lists and reference books. You will need your camera and notebook.
dark skies for stargazing
The Lost World has great dark skies perfect for those astronomy fans out there. We would love to see all the budding and experienced stargazers bring your telescopes, binoculars or even just a keen view and enjoy the beautiful night sky in The Lost World.
Enjoy the fun of Catch & Release fishing from tumbling mountain streams and well stocked dams on operators' properties.
The Albert River is a sport fishers paradise and supports the fish species of Australian Bass, Cod, Spangled Perch, Eel tailed Catfish and the introduced pest fish Carp.
Crebra Farmhouse supplies fishing rods and map of the best fishing spots on our property free of charge to all our guests.
For the non fishers - other animals that might distract you for hours as your relax on the river are platypus, Azure Kingfishers and turtles to name a few.
Logan and Albert Fish Management Association (LAFMA) have alot of good information about fishing in the Scenic Rim on their website.
4 wheel drive tour
If you are looking for a spectacular birds eye view of the Lost World Valley, then this is the tour for you. Cedar Glen Farmstay offers an exciting 4 wheel drive adventure up the rugged bush track and on top of the cliffs historically known as ‘Jacks Rocks’. This tour occurs around twilight to catch the sun disappearing over the distant ranges and includes a glass of champagne for adults to toast the sunset. Available to Cedar Glen Farmstay guests and other visitors to the Lost World Valley via prior arrangement. Minimum 4 people (or minimum rate), maximum of 17 people. This activity is weather dependent.
Pristine mountain streams
The Upper Albert River and nearby Christmas Creek offer chill and pristine rock pools that will chill your bones and immerse you in the bubbles of a natural spa.
Let us tell you where the best pools are.