Toowoomba is a centre rich in art and craft talent. Works ranging from paintings and pottery to woodcraft and
jewellery are on display for all to enjoy as well as purchase at a number of fine Toowoomba Galleries.
The perfect gift or most memorable souvenir may be found amongst the comprehensive collections contained within these galleries.
From art and craft to history and heritage, the Cobb and Co. museum offers an interesting and indepth insight into the development of transport before the introduction of the railways. Housing Australias finest collection of horse- drawn vehicles, the museum has also retained the original coach which ran the final Cobb and Co. route from St George to Surat and onto Yuleba in 1924.
The entire Toowoomba and Golden West region is dotted with local craft shops as well as the most fascinating local museums. The people of Toowoomba and the Golden West are proud to share their talents as well as their pioneering heritage.
Host Farm holidays offer guests an opportunity to experience the lifestyle enjoyed by country people living on working properties. This type of holiday will be tailored to suit your personal requirements by your friendly hosts.
These families open their homes and hearts to visitors. Guests are welcome to
participate in the daily activities carried out on a working property or to simply relax and
enjoy the tranquillity of country Queensland. Stay in a country homestead and savour hearty home-cooked meals as well as warm
Host Farms of the Golden West offer amazing diversity in landscape, activities and experiences. Locations of properties range from the lush outskirts of Toowoomba city to the more rugged contrast of western Queensland.
Your hosts are friendly, country folk from all walks of life, with stories and experiences
that they are more than willing to share.
Discover an age-old lifestyle, explore country Queensland and experience the fresh air, quiet surrounds and friendly hospitality. After just a short stay you are bound to feel more like a part of the family than a guest.