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THINGS TO DO AROUND DALBY

DALBY TOWN

  • Art Gallery
  • Pioneer Park Museum
  • 2 Cotton Gins
  • Dalby Saleyards (Wednesday sale day)
  • Markets at Showgrounds every 3rd Saturday
  • Horse Racing
  • Myall Creek

KAIMKILLENBUN

  • The Bun Pub
  • A movie was filmed there years ago starring Nicole Kidman
  • Can call in there on the way to the Bunya Mountains

BUNYA MOUNTAINS – 70km – 40min drive

  • Bush Walking
  • Bird Watching
  • Restaurant
  • Accommodation
  • Camping
  • Horseriding
  • Horse & cart rides

MAIDENWELL

  • Maidenwell Astronomical Obervatory – 90km – 1 hr drive
  • Night & day shows – fees apply
  • Maidenwell Pub – Bunya mountains/Maidenwell Road – 90km – 1hr drive
  • Coomba Falls – Maidenwell – 90km – 1hr 20min drive
  • Swimming hole
  • Horseriding
  • Horse & cart rides

MUNTAPA TUNNEL – Cooyar – 65km – 55 min drive

  • Largest man-made tunnel in the Southern Hemisphere

BELL

  • Stone house built in 1913
  • Roman Catholic Church – murals painted by local artists
  • Bell Art Gallery
  • Camel Races/Bell Show/ Bell Races

TOOWOOMBA

  • Preston Peak Winery
  • On top of the range – incredible view and beautiful food
  • Cobb & Co. Museum
  • Milne Bay Aquatic Centre
  • Botanical Gardens
  • Queens Park
  • PCYC Markets every Saturday
  • Cabarlah Markets last Sunday of every month
  • Picnic Point

JONDARYN WOOLSHED – 43km – 30min drive

  • Jimbour House/Station est 1841 – 26km – 20min drive
  • Beautiful Gardens
  • Living History Walk
  • The movie ‘Return to Eden’ was shot here

MERRIGANDAN PUB

  • Fantastic meals

LAKE BROADWATER

  • Large freshwater lake
  • Picnics
  • Camping
  • Boating
  • Skiing
  • Canoeing

WINERIES

  • Rimfire – Maclagan – 45km – 35min drive
  • Rangemore Estate – Maclagan – 50km – 40min drive
  • Captains Paddock – Kingaroy – 90km – 1hr 10min drive
  • Crane Wines – Kingaroy & Murgon – 118km – 1hr 30min drive
  • Governer’s Choice Winery & Cottages – Westbrook
  • Gowrie Mountain Estate Woomba Wines – Kingsthorpe
  • Preston Peak – Toowoomba
  • Toowoomba Hills Estate
  • Wedgetail Ridge Estate – Toowoomba
  • Mt Tully Wines – Stanthorpe

MUSEUMS

  • Boondoomba Homestead & Museum – Proston
  • South Burnett Timber Museum – Wondai
  • Kingaroy Heritage Museum
  • Dairy & Heritage Museum – Murgon
  • Oakey Air Museum – 58km – 45min drive
  • Ringsfield House – Nanago
  • Cobb & Co. Museum

MARKETS

  • Nanango
    • Gold Fossicking
    • Markets 1st Sat of every month
  • Kingaroy
    • Peanut Capital
    • Markets 3rd Saturday of every month
  • Murgon
    • Markets 2nd Saturday of every month

FISHING

  • Bjelke Peterson Dam – Murgon
  • Boondoomba Dam – Proston
  • Perserverance Dam – Ravensbourne