Hampton is situated at the top of the escarpment north of Toowoomba. This quaint town is surrounded by forests and striking natural beauty and is home to a thriving art community. Hampton has rich volcanic soils and a temperate climate which makes it one of south east Queensland's most productive food bowls.
The Hampton Visitor Information Centre is located in a charming historical cottage. Travellers are invited to stop to enjoy the fresh mountain air and gather information of the many attractions of the region. Chapman Park is a designated overnight rest area for caravans and motor homes and is within easy walking distance of Flavours Café and Gallery, a general store and Hampton Court Antiques.
The Hampton High Country Food & Arts Festival is held each May and attracts approximately 5,000 people to the region. The festival celebrates the vibrant local community and its creative and culinary assets.