Montville, Queensland, Australia.
Sometimes we all need to sit back, recharge the batteries and unwind from the hectic day to day of our modern world. If you are looking for some romance in your life, or simply need to relax, then the old world charm and magic of Montville, just an hour north of Brisbane - it's the calm behind the Sunshine Coast.
Montville, the jewel of the Blackall Range, will captivate you with the tranquility and beauty of its national parks, scenic walks and inspirational lake views. Allow yourself the time to soak up the majesty of the rainforests and let the cool mountain air revive your spirit. The quiet beauty of this area makes Montville the perfect romantic getaway destination.
From shopping to galleries, chic cafes to fine dining restaurants and exciting young wineries, Montville has a well earned reputation for excellence. You'll be amazed at the skill and craft of some of Queensland's premier artists - offering a selection of contemporary and traditional artwork.
Lovers of fine art
Experience a world of original, inspiring and unique art, with galleries offering a selection of some of the finest works in Australia.
Lovers of cuisine
Montville's range of award winning restaurants, cafes, pubs and tearooms provide an array of tasty and sumptuous food at any time of the day.
Lovers of nature
History surrounds you at every turn in Montville, but it is the timeless quality of the natural surrounds that impress. The rolling green hills, the ancient rainforest, the sparkling waters of lakes and rivers. Boating, fishing, swimming and forest walks are at your doorstep.
Extend your stay
Montville offers you some truly delightful and award winning accommodation. From private cottages, cosy cabins, country lodges and luxury bed and breakfasts.
Whatever your pleasure, the village of Montville and the Blackall Range can offer endless hours of exploration.
Montville is centrally placed on the Queensland's Sunshine Coast, just 40 minutes to Noosa, 35 minutes to Mooloolaba, 35 minutes to Caloundra, 30 minutes to Maroochydore, as well as being just over one hour to Brisbane
(90 minutes to the C.B.D)
Montville is on average about 430m above sea level, which not only means glorious views over the Sunshine Coast and hinterland, it also provides residents and visitors with one of the most comfortable climates in the world.
The village of Montville has a residential population of approximately 900. When including the immediate area to Kondalilla Falls and Balmoral Lookout the population is approximately 1550.The area covered by the Montville Fire Brigade, which includes Flaxton has around 885 residences.
Summer temperatures usually range from 21°C to 28°C. Winters are normally dry and sunny with cool nights when the temperature drops to 10 to 15 degrees. Rainfall of around 1700mm is mostly received in concentrated short 'wets' during January to March.
It's rarely too hot or too cold, is essentially frost free and usually 3 to 4 degrees cooler than the Coast during the day, and yet warmer than the Coast at night in Winter, and cooler at night in Summer.The History of Montville