Nearby Attractions

  • Yeppoon Lagoon

    3 Lagoon Pl, Yeppoon QLD 4703 .

    Only 2.5 km from Gumnut Glen cabins, the Yeppoon Lagoon is the jewel in the crown of the Yeppoon foreshore precinct. The 2500 square-metre resort-style lagoon pool is located right on the beachfront and includes a shallow children’s play area, an informal lap swimming area and a swim-up infinity edge with stunning views over the Keppel Islands.

    The surrounding parklands include barbecues and shades areas great for picnics or a relaxing way to while away an afternoon with stunning views under the tropical foliage.

    Entry to the Lagoon is free and is patrolled Monday to Sunday including Public Holidays.

  • Yeppoon Golf Club

    2901 Yeppoon Rd, Yeppoon QLD 4703 .

    Only 3 km from Gumnut Glen cabins, the Yeppoon golf course is home to mobs of friendly grey kangaroos and a myriad of native fauna and flora. The 18 hole course is not particularly long at 5731m but is relatively tight along with out of bounds threatening on 8 holes and a number of holes with water hazards

  • Keppel Kraken

    Anzac Parade, Yeppoon QLD 4703 .

    Only 5 minutes drive from Gumnut Glen Cabins, taking pride of place on the Yeppoon Foreshore, the Keppel Kraken is a water play feature quite unlike any other. With a mythical sea creature centrepiece and set against the spectacular backdrop of Keppel Bay, Yeppoon’s newest tourist attraction is the perfect place to soak up some sunshine on the beautiful Capricorn Coast.

    Featuring a host of interactive elements including water cannons, jets and a unique umbrella bucket – the only one of its kind in Queensland – the Keppel Kraken is guaranteed fun for the whole family.

    Timber decks and custom made picnic tables are the perfect place for mum and dad to enjoy a summer barbecue while the kids make the most of the play area, including five spectacular sea creature sculptures that have to be seen to be believed!