A short walk to the viewing platform for this view of Springbrooks Purling Brook Falls. Brisbane Queensland Australia.

4 km return Class 3 track (Australian Standards)
Distinct tracks with junctions signposted. Rough track surfaces with some exposed roots and rocks.
Variable in width. Muddy sections, steep grades and steps may be encountered.
May be partially overgrown; hazards such as fallen trees and rockfalls may be present.
Caution needed at creek crossings, cliff edges and naturally occurring lookouts.
Reasonable level of fitness and ankle-supporting footwear recommended.

Olympus E-420 Focal Length 23mm at 1/1000sec, F/4.6 and 100 ISO.

Featured in OUR PLANETS SCENERY 17/10/2012.
Fearured in Neighbours the Aussies and the Kiwis 14/04/2014.
Top Ten in the Sheer Drop / Bird’s Eye View Challenge OUR PLANETS SCENERY


purling brook falls, waterfalls, springbrook

All photos were taken on my Olympus E420

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  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppabout 2 years ago

    WONDERFUL work

  • Thanks!

    – Wayne Nixon

  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkeabout 2 years ago

  • Thanks!

    – Wayne Nixon

  • Warren  Patten
    Warren Pattenabout 2 years ago

    Nice angle..good shot Wayne..cheers.

  • Thanks Warren and thanks for the fav!!!

    – Wayne Nixon

  • Trish Meyer
    Trish Meyerabout 2 years ago

    Vertigo ! A great shot from a dizzying perspective !

  • Thank you Trish! The only way I could get the shot was to lean over the safety rail.

    – Wayne Nixon

  • Matt  Carlyon
    Matt Carlyonabout 2 years ago

    Wow, stunning image Wayne! Great compsition and depth, well done!

  • Thanks Matt I appreciate the wonderful comment!!!

    – Wayne Nixon

  • Vicki Spindler (VHS Photography)
    Vicki Spindler...almost 2 years ago


  • Thank you for the honour!!!

    – Wayne Nixon

  • Sandra Fortier
    Sandra Fortieralmost 2 years ago

    Wow! Wonderful image. Great work!

  • Thank you very much Sandra!!

    – Wayne Nixon

  • Vicki Spindler (VHS Photography)
    Vicki Spindler...almost 2 years ago

    Congratulations!! You came second in the Sheer Drop / Bird’s Eye View Challenge!!

  • Thank you Vicki, to come second with 8 votes is a win in my eyes!!

    – Wayne Nixon

  • Tracie Louise
    Tracie Louiseover 1 year ago

    Great work Wayne.

  • Thank you very much Tracie!

    – Wayne Nixon

  • PhotosByG
    PhotosByG3 months ago

  • Thank you Graham it is an honour!!

    – Wayne Nixon

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