The name goes back to 1851 when it was the name of a pastoral property, with the middle "e".
Near the town of Gayndah, there are two great lookouts with fantastic views. One on Mt Archer above the Gayndah High School, and the other at Mt McConnell, which is about 14 kms from town, up a winding road taking you high up onto the top of the mountain to see the spectacular views.
As one that enjoys photography, I was interested to see which lookout was the best. It is debatable.