Landsborough is a go-ahead hinterland town is highly desired by families and Brisbane commuters wanting a Sunshine Coast lifestyle. Landsborough is just north of the picturesque Glasshouse Mountains and at the southern gateway to the Blackall Range tourist trail. Close to Steve Irwin Way and Australia Zoo, Landsborough’s Railway Station is a main interchange for bus services to the region. New estates offer modern homes on generous blocks in a bush setting. While prestige acreage properties boast stunning mountain views, the township offers a range of affordable accommodation, from brick-and-tile homes to quaint Queenslanders. Landsborough is just 20 minutes by car from the beautiful beaches and bustling business districts of Kawana, Caloundra and Maroochydore. Up the range are the picturesque tourist towns of Maleny and Montville. Originally called Mellum Creek, the area has a logging history and was also a stopping point for Cobb and Co coaches. It was later named Landsborough after explorer and statesman William Landsborough.  The town centre has a café, medical centre and shops, including a supermarket, post office and butcher. Neighboring Beerwah offers additional shopping and amenities. Landsborough has a great community feel and has its own primary school and sporting and recreational clubs. The town is close to national parks, waterfalls and reserves.