Southern Queensland Country | Places to Visit

Southern Queensland Country is a land of contrasts where vast mountain ranges carve up great divides between lush rolling hills and rainforests enhance this piece of farmland country.

  • Start at the bustling city of Toowoomba and embrace a slice of pioneer history and country hospitality.
  • Head west for excellent fishing in the Western Downs.
  • Visit the Rose and Rodeo capital of Warwick in October and watch Australia’s best horse compete for glory.
  • Venture south to the home of giant boulders in the Girraween National Park and top-shelf wineries of the Granite Belt.
  • Foodies rejoice in South Burnett where gourmet produce experiences are fresh from the paddock.
Whether you’re a keen bushwalker, a birdwatcher, a beer and wine lover or a budding romantic, you’ll get a kick out of the variety of experiences in Southern Queensland Country. 

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Local Tip

Driving through the Southern Downs and Granite Belt region we stumbled across the Ballandean Pyramid! Standing 15m high, this slice of Egypt is built from blocks of the local granite. She shines in the sun and is even better at dusk. Kantesha Takai
Ballandean Pyramid

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