BUSHFIRE UPDATES: Refer to the QFES Facebook or Twitter for up to date alerts and information. Outages and other emergency information (such as evacuation centres) will also be published on our disaster dashboard when required.

WATER CONSERVATION: Water operations at Cressbrook Dam are back online following days of emergency works from Ergon Energy and our staff. However, while systems come back up to full operational speed we're urging everyone on the Toowoomba Bulk Water Supply to continue conserving water. Read more here.

DONATIONS: Donations towards townships affected by the fires can be made via Givit.




Historic locations

There are numerous historic locations around our region, perfect for exploring and as using as a backdrop for a quality photograph. Learn about why and when these buildings were built and their use in the past.

children sitting on train
We have published a series of historic walk brochures to assist visitors wanting to explore the city's heritage. The collection includes walks through Queens Park & Surrounds, East Creek Park & Paddington Estate, Mort Estate, Caledonian Estate, Newtown, Russell Street; and Cultural ...
City Hall at night
Our region has a fascinating past, and locations of historical importance can still be visited in our country areas and our city. + - Pilton memorial hall Click to collapse Pilton Hall, erected in 1920 was the first Soldiers’ Memorial Hall in Australia. + - Bottle tree, Clifton Click ...
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