Forest Glen Tourism

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Forest Glen is a suburb of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia, and is part of the Buderim urban centre. At the 2011 Australian Census the suburb recorded a population of 789. The western boundary of Forest Glen follows the Bruce Highway. It is the home to the Sunshine Coast Grammar School and the Moonshine Valley Winery, and it is near the Forest Glen Deer Sanctuary in Mons, Queensland. Forest Glen is also the birthplace of Hugh Sawrey, famous Australian artist and founder of the Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame, who was born here in 1919. Eudlo Creek, a tributary of the Maroochy River is the main waterway in the area.


Is Forest Glen in Australia on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. When planning a trip to Forest Glen, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Hervey Bay. Attractions in Hervey Bay include Dreamworld Theme Park, Planet Chill, Infinity. Also, to reach Forest Glen, you'll have to take a flight to Hervey Bay; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Forest Glen can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Forest Glen*

  • Pollution Statistics in Forest Glen

    Know the pollution level of Forest Glen before you plan your visit.

    • Noise and Light Pollution 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 7.14 (Very Low)
  • Forest Glen: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Forest Glen for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Forest Glen.

    • Burglary and Theft 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.78 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 30.56 (Low)
    • Attacks 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 77.78 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 63.89 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30.56 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 22.22 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 33.33 (Low)
  • Living in Forest Glen - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 74.22 (High)
    • Climate Index 98.2 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 1.72 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 9 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 87.96 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.83 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Forest Glen

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Forest Glen

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.09 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 75.39 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 102.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 70.33 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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