Explore Toowoomba, Queensland Australia
Toowoomba, famously known as the “Garden City”, is the perfect getaway when you really want to escape from it all.
A short 90 minute drive from Brisbane, yet a world away, take the time to step away and enjoy all that Toowoomba and it’s surrounding area has to offer.
Love the Seasons
Love Autumn and its leaves and their vibrant colours
Love Winter and putting on your boots and jackets on a crisp morning
Love Spring and the beautiful Gardens and Events
Love Summer days and entertainment in the parks
Love the Gardens & Parks
Did you know that Toowoomba alone has over 150 parks and gardens? Is a couple of days really enough time to explore them all? Toowoomba’s famous Queens Park and Botanical Gardens is located directly across from Park Motor Inn and the kids playgrounds there offers out of this world fun with a range of activities and equipment to suit all ages.
Visit the Carnival of Flowers website.
Love the Shopping
Toowoomba’s city heart and Grand Central Shopping centre offer a large range of boutiques and brands.
Lose yourself in the many antique stores. Roam the markets browsing for collectables, craft, plants and produce.
Love the Culture & Entertainment
A trip to Toowoomba wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the Empire Theatre, a heritage listed art-deco venue that offers a variety of performances. Take the time to also explore the Museums and Art Galleries, you might just need to stay an extra night.
Love the Food & Wine
Local wineries and an abundance of yummy produce can be found throughout Toowoomba and district. If you don’t have time to explore them all, check in to one of the local delis or markets and sample some of the freshly made jams and relishes, chocolates, cheeses, fruits and meats.