Tawny Trails is The Creative Living Experience. Mixing the beauty of nature, and the magic of creativity, into an art and lifestyle trail

The Tawny Trails self-drive experience will take you on a crafted journey  — experience life through the eyes of artists. Enjoy the scenery, squeeze modeling clay, hear the birds, taste wine, throw some paint, smell the clean air, stroke the neck of a horse, view award-winning artworks, feel the calm after yoga, ponder the masters of creativity, sleep in a luxurious mountain getaway. The choices are brilliant!

Never been on an art trail before?

OPEN LAST SUNDAY of the month*

(10am - 3pm) TRAIL MAP BELOW for the self guided experience

Woodford - Mount Mee - Ocean View - Dayboro - Clear Mountain - Samford

***Unfortunately Woodford locations are no longer open the last Sunday of the month. Gallery Open Saturdays!***

You can zoom in and out on map. Click icons on the map for location briefs, photos & links. After selecting location click the direction icon top right of the text to go to Google Maps directions. Click here for a PRINTABLE MAP

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Click on button for Saturdays trail map variation. ***This is for every Saturday***Does not include all locations & some require booking

Art galleries and studios

Art and other shopping

Art infused Lifestyle Locations

Accommodation Locations

The Creative Living Experience

Creative living is full of new possibilities, discoveries, exploration, experimentation, self-expression, and invention. It’s a habit, a way of being, a style of existing….focus on living life in a full and deeply satisfying way
– Mar 16, 2015 The Creative Life and Well-Being – Scientific American Blog 

Throughout the website, you will find insights into life through the eyes of an artist. See and experience what it takes to live creatively from those of whom it comes naturally.


“This project is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.”

*Not open Christmas day, Boxing day