Mount Coot-tha, Queensland Australia, Brisbane

Mount Coot-tha, Queensland

Mount Coot-tha, which is 287 metres above sea level, has the highest peak in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

Mount Coot-tha forms the eastern extent of the Taylor Range and is a prominent landmark approximately 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) to the west of the Brisbane central business district. Visible from much of the city, Mount Coot-tha is a popular bushland tourist destination including the Brisbane Botanic Gardens and Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, as well as a mountain drive, bike trails, parks including a waterfall, and television and radio towers. Mount Coot-tha is the source of Ithaca Creek.

Mount Coot-tha is also a suburb in the City of Brisbane. The suburb does not house any residents.