Head inland and enjoy everything Toowoomba has to offer – great views, entertainment and a bite on the range.
Drive up the range and spend a day in the picturesque city of Toowoomba. This destination boasts great views from the cusp of the Great Dividing Range and a pleasant climate.
Wander through Queens Park, explore Picnic Point or let the kids conquer the Octopus and rocket in Lions Park.
Located 127km west of Brisbane, Toowoomba is home to many parks and gardens. The views at Picnic Point are second to none and combined with a small café and beautiful surrounds, this spot is a favourite for locals and visitors. Some weekends you might even score a band playing in the rotunda.
The Carnival of Flowers in late September is an amazing celebration of colour and spring. The abundance of flowers can be enjoyed for the weeks leading up to and post the festival.
Get some retail therapy at Grand Central, Toowoomba’s largest shopping centre. With a wide range of shops including Myer there is something for everyone at Grand Central.
Toowoomba is also home to the Empire Theatre, enjoy live entertainment in many forms at Toowoomba’s cultural hub. Only just over an hour’s drive from Brisbane Toowoomba can provide a great day trip for the whole family.
For more information on Toowoomab visit, http://www.toowoomba.org/