Destination: Southern Queensland Country
Southern Queensland Country is the state’s top country getaway offering the perfect mix of stunning natural places, four distinct seasons, fine locally-made wine and a variety of farm to table regional food experiences.From an indulgent stay in an upmarket B&B to camping under the stars in a National Park or exploring on a Big Sky Country Drive – the region offers a unique opportunity to taste a slice of country life.
A colourful history and heritage, warm country hospitality and an invitation to partake in a varied calendar of events is part of the Southern Queensland Country experience.
Starting just 90 minutes’ drive from Brisbane, the region takes in Toowoomba and the Darling Downs, the Southern Downs and Granite Belt, the Bunya Mountains, Kingaroy and surrounds, and the Western Country – an area stretching from Stanthorpe in the south to Expedition National Park in the north, from Dalby in the east to St George in the west. Toowoomba’s Wellcamp Airport offers easy fly/drive access into the region via direct flights from Melbourne, Sydney, Cairns, Townsville and Western Queensland.