South East Queesland Food Trails - The Big Pineapple

The Big Pineapple

Climb The Big Pineapple and catch the historic train through the plantation.

The Big Pineapple boasts iconic, heritage listed BIG fun. You can climb the 16 m tall Big Pineapple and explore the process of pineapple farming from start to factory, on your way to enjoying the fabulous views of the observation deck. Follow this iconic Queensland tradition with a train ride and visit to the cafe for a step back in history!

Saturday market

Open from 6 am to 1.30 pm. All fresh produce is organic or direct from the community of local farmers who’s passion is to offer fresh, chemical free fruit and vegetables to locals and visitors.


Opening hours

Open seven days a week, 9 am to 4 pm. The last ride on the historic train departs at 3.30 pm. Closed Christmas and New Year's Day.

  • Climb the Big Pineapple
  • Historic train ride
  • Café
  • Annual music festival
  • Saturday farmers' market
  • Outdoor movies
  • Catch the train to Koala Station at Wildlife HQ
  • Available for functions
  • Parking
Other information
  • Child friendly
  • Retailer