Our towns

Toowoomba Region is made up of one city and many towns and localities. Each area has its own unique history and stunning landscapes.

The township of Greenmount is located 28 km south of Toowoomba along the New England highway. It has with a population of about 400 and is surrounded by cropping, horticulture, dairy and beef cattle farming. There is a post office/shop, hotel, primary school and memorial hall. ...
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. ...
Highfields is a short 12 km drive north of Toowoomba along the New England Highway. Originally a rural residential district, it now has a population of about 8000 and boasts many unique and specialised art, craft and food outlets. Beautiful parks, delightful walking tracks and a historical village also make this a lovely spot to spend some time exploring. ...
Maclagan and Quinalow are neighbouring country towns situated at the foothills of the Bunya Mountains. The old Muntapa Rail Tunnel is located nearby and is now home to a colony of bent-winged bats. The area offers picnic and barbecue facilities, a viewing platform, toilet facilities and walking trails. Interpretive signage tells the story about the workers who dug the 287 metre long tunnel by hand in 1913. Quinalow has sporting reserve, library and ...
Millmerran is located 84km south west of Toowoomba on the Gore highway. The town is surrounded by rural primary production areas with industries including stud and beef cattle, pork, poultry, sheep, timber, olives, grain and cotton. Millmerran is home to a series of larger than life murals that depict the district's history. The Mt Basalt reserve, just 19km south of town, is a unique geological and environmental landmark that features rare ...
Located just 26km west of the Toowoomba CBD along the Warrego Highway, Oakey is ‘the perfect place to grow’, offering a safe and secure town for residents and visitors alike. Oakey is a vibrant town which prides itself on being friendly and welcoming. Oakey has very rich traditions, particularly in defence and the horse racing industry.  A statue of ‘Bernborough’, one of the most successful race horses of the era ...
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