Western Downs

Area

The Western Downs area is a local government area (LGA) in Queensland. This area is home to 65 locations and/or suburbs which you can explore in more detail by selecting from the list  below. The Western Downs area is located approximately 281kms from the capital Brisbane.

If you are planning a visit to this area we’ve put together some of the things you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one ofthe buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know the area and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.

Western Downs

Area
Sunset, Bell

Bell

Urban

Population: 544 | Western Downs

Bell is a picturesque township nestled in the foothills of the Bunya Mountains and surrounded by...

Welcome to Chinchilla

Chinchilla

Urban

Population: 5487 | Western Downs

Situated 81-kilometres west of Dalby along the Warrego Highway in the Darling Downs is the Melon...

Cotton

Dalby

Urban

Population: 12299 | Western Downs

Built on the black soil plains of the northern Darling Downs, Dalby is the regional hub...

Jimbour House, Western Country

Jandowae

Urban

Population: 1246 | Western Downs

North of Dalby, the town of Jandowae welcomes visitors to their friendly country community, where you...

Dogwood Crossing Miles

Miles

Urban

Population: 1854 | Western Downs

Miles was originally named Dogwood Crossing and was established on a track blazed by the explorer,...

Tara Festival Of Camels and Culture

Tara

Urban

Population: 2211 | Western Downs

Take the road less travelled and you will end up in the peaceful Tara Region, as...

Wandoan

Wandoan

Urban

Population: 655 | Western Downs

The quiet wheat and cattle town of Wandoan is the perfect stopover between Miles and Taroom...

Baking Board

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Barramornie

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Blaxland

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Bogandilla

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Boonarga

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Brigalow

Locality

Population: 404 | Western Downs

Bunya Mountains

Bunya Mountains

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The majestic Bunya Mountains, situated about 150 kilometres from the coast, is a spectacular wilderness range...

Burncluith

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Canaga

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Chances Plain

Locality

Population: 311 | Western Downs

Clifford

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Miles Historical Village

Columboola

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Columboola is a small community offering a outback style holiday experience at Columboola Country, with camping,...

Bottle Tree

Condamine

Locality

Population: 426 | Western Downs

The township of Condamine is located south of Miles on the meandering Condamine River, well-known for...

Coomrith

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Dalwogon

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Sunset, Western Downs

Drillham

Locality

Population: 217 | Western Downs

Drilliam is a quiet rural town on the Warrego Highway between Miles and Dulacca.In common with...

Drillham South

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Ducklo

Locality

Population: 566 | Western Downs

Western Country

Dulacca

Locality

Population: 249 | Western Downs

Dulacca is quiet rural town on the Warrego Highway, 43 kilometres west of Miles.The town was...

Durah

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Flinton

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Glenaubyn

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Lagoon, Glenmorgan

Glenmorgan

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Car and railway buffs love this little town - Glenmorgan is a small community with lots...

Goranba

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Grosmont

Locality

Population: 305 | Western Downs

Guluguba

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Gurulmundi

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Hannaford

Locality

Population: 322 | Western Downs

Hookswood

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Hopeland

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Inglestone

Locality

Population: 312 | Western Downs

Jimbour House, Jimbour

Jimbour

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An easy drive north-east of Dalby is the small town of Jimbour, that is also the...

Cotton Farming, Western Downs

Kaimkillenbun

Locality

Population: 566 | Western Downs

The little town of Kaimkillenbun, has the longest single place name in Queensland and is known...

Jimbour House, Western Downs

Kogan

Locality

Population: 355 | Western Downs

Kogan was once a Cobb and Co change over station, boasting seven saw mills and is...

Kowguran

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Macalister

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Population: 463 | Western Downs

Marmadua

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Meandarra

Meandarra

Locality

Population: 352 | Western Downs

Meandarra is the hub of a prime production area of grain, cattle, and sheep and is...

Monogorilby

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Montrose (Western Downs)

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Crossroads Hotel Moonie

Moonie

Locality

Population: 253 | Western Downs

Moonie, the oil capital of Queensland is a tiny settlement on the intersection of the Leichhardt...

Moraby

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Myall Park

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Nangram

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Pelham

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Pine Hills

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Pirrinuan

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Ranges Bridge

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Southwood

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St Ruth

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Sunnyside (Western Downs)

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Wattle Downs

The Gums

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You'll find the tiny settlement of The Gums, at the junction of the Leichhardt Highway and...

Warra Station

Warra

Locality

Population: 318 | Western Downs

If you're looking for a rest stop on your journey, pull into the little country town...

Weir River

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Weranga

Locality

Population: 341 | Western Downs

Western Country

Westmar

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Westmar is a small town on the Moonie Highway, around 45 minutes drive west of Moonie....

Wieambilla

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Yulabilla

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