Toowoomba is an easy 90 minute drive west of Brisbane, less than two and a half hours from the Gold Coast and a three hour scenic country drive from the Sunshine Coast.
Toowoomba's history has been preserved in its buildings, with beautiful examples of architecture including the Empire Theatre and City Hall.
Toowoomba is nationally renowned for its annual Carnival of Flowers held in September.
There is something for everyone in Toowoomba, with more than 150 public parks and gardens, antique shops, museums, theatres, wineries and so much more.
For a more comprehensive list of activities, accommodation and dining options in the Toowoomba region, visit www.southernqueenslandcountry.com.au/