Mushroom hunting in NSW and QLD, a quick guide. As a seasoned mushroom hunter with over a decade of experience, I have spent countless hours scouring the Australian wilderness in search of the elusive liberty cap and golden teacher mushrooms. In this post, I will share with you my secrets for finding these prized mushrooms in Queensland (QLD) and New South Wales (NSW), as well as the tools and expert knowledge you’ll need to make your own successful hunts.
Finding Liberty Caps and Golden Teachers in Queensland:
QLD is home to some of the best mushroom hunting grounds in Australia, particularly in the warmer months from September to January. Mushrooms can grow growing on the ground, on tree trunks and fallen logs, and on dead or decaying wood.