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History of Mount Coot-tha by Janet Spillman

Brisbane people know Mt Coot-tha as the place to go for a walk, or to look for birds and other native animals. It has been a favourite picnic spot, and the Lookout gives visitors and locals alike the chance to look across the city to the Scenic Rim. The history of the much-loved recreation area a story of politicians, managers, writers, artists and photographers who protected and interpreted Mt Coot-tha Forest Reserve.