Taste Rockhampton

Date Posted: 11.9.21

Australia’s beef capital and much, much more. Rockhampton is recognised as the beef capital of Australia with livestock production being dominated by beef cattle, currently numbering 3.2 million head in the Greater Rockhampton Region. Search out our steak restaurants that serve delicious local beef. There’s lots of fresh local produce grown here right on the […]

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12 Things to do With Your Family in the Western Downs

Date Posted: 8.12.21

If you’ve been searching for a school holiday destination that will inspire, educate and excite, look no further than the Western Downs. Just three hours from Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast, you’ll find everything from ancient rainforests to heritage-listed homesteads and giant watermelons to keep the whole family entertained.   Pack up the kids […]

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Top 6 Must Do Moments in the Southern Downs and Granite Belt

Date Posted: 4.27.21

From wineries to waterfalls there’s always something to explore in the Southern Downs and Granite Belt. Here we celebrate good food and wine, fresh air, time together and the restorative power of nature. Sound good? Check out these 6 must do moments for your next visit. Granite Belt Winery Tours The Granite Belt is Queensland’s […]

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Caravanning around Rockhampton

Date Posted: 4.1.21

One of Queensland’s unexpected holiday destinations is Rockhampton. Typically known as the Beef Capital of Australia, Rockhampton truly offers the opportunity to reconnect with nature. It has many different experiences on offer allowing you to find the perfect balance between adventure-filled activities and glorious sunsets where you can sit back, relax and take time out […]

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Exploring the naturally beautiful North Burnett in Autumn

Date Posted: 3.19.20

Welcoming autumn with milder temperatures and lush green rolling hills after summer rain, the North Burnett is an adventurer’s playground just waiting to be explored. Just 3 hours drive from Brisbane, and just over 1 hour from Bundaberg, the North Burnett covers almost 20,000 square kilometres and is home to 6 National Parks. Meaning there […]

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Experience Aboriginal Culture and Heritage in the Toowoomba Region

Date Posted: 12.16.19

Drive Inland acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the Toowoomba Region, and pays its respects to Elders past, present and emerging, for they hold the knowledge, the rich traditions and bold ambitions of Australia’s first peoples. Toowoomba – An Ancient Meeting Place In the local First Nations community, Toowoomba is known as a key meeting place […]

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Family Friendly Activities in the Sandstone Wonders Region

Date Posted: 10.9.19

If you are a family that loves exploring the road less travelled, then get out your notebook ready as we take you through a perfectly planned family escape that is guaranteed to make some memories! Banana Shire is an incredibly diverse region which has something for everyone. It is the perfect place to get ‘off […]

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Top 5 Easter Activities

Date Posted: 4.18.19

Be sure to plan your stay in the Rockhampton Region this Easter holidays to make the most of the major events and perfect mild autumn weather that will be on offer. To help you plan, we have gathered the Top 5 Easter Activities for the family to enjoy. Be sure to plan your stay in […]

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Date Posted: 4.8.19

Make your date to travel along Australia’s scenic Country Way (A3), to visit Gayndah’s  famous Zest in the West Festival  held over the QLD Labour Day weekend May 3 to 6. Have some time on your hands… come and explore the Beautifully Natural North Burnett – the region is host to a selection of  magnificent […]

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Relax and Play the North Burnett Way

Date Posted: 12.17.18

The North Burnett Region is the perfect playground for the family to recharge and reconnect. Whether you are entering our region via the Rural Getaway or Australians Country Way there is so much to see and do from pristine waterways, trekking through our national parks, enjoying spectacular cultural entertainment or exploring our regions rich heritage. […]

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Drive Inland This Holiday Season

Date Posted: 11.19.18

Christmas Holidays Event’s List Escape the crowd this Christmas and Drive Inland. Là Naomh Anndrais Scotland, Saint Andrews Ceremony Start date: 30 Nov 2018 / End date: 1 Dec 2018 Watsons Drive, Glen Innes 2370 Click to find out more Glen Innes Itineraries    Rockhampton –  Summer Solstice Light Spectacle Start date: 1 Dec 2018 / […]

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Camping in the Sandstone Wonders

Date Posted: 11.8.18

Reaching across almost 28,000 km2, the diverse landscapes of the Sandstone Wonders region can be jaw dropping. More than 25 mountain ranges make up the area, creating gaping valleys, towering cliff tops, deep gorges and rocky outcrops. These magnificent sites are often gently interrupted by freshwater streams or rolling plains. A combination of precious National Park and […]

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Outdoor Adventure in the South Burnett

Date Posted: 10.15.18

Spring has sprung – the days are getting longer, temperatures are rising and the flowers are out in blossom. High time to swap the winter boots for hiking shoes and dust the cobwebs off your bike.    It’s the perfect time of year to enjoy the great outdoors and discover the South Burnett. Located inland from the […]

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The Best Lookout Spots in the Toowoomba Region

Date Posted: 6.5.18

Toowoomba has no shortage of breathtaking lookouts, how many have you visited? Located 691 metres above sea level there is no surprise that Toowoomba and surrounds has an abundance of spectacular lookout spots. Check out some of our most popular spots that don’t require you to climb a mountain to enjoy the remarkable scenery! Picnic […]

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Rockhampton’s Top Photo Opportunities

Date Posted: 5.10.18

Think you know Rockhampton? How many items have you ticked off this list? Rockhampton has captured our hearts, and we think it’ll capture yours too. Filled to the brim with little known secrets, you don’t have to travel far around Rockhampton to stumble across some truly stunning photo opportunities. We’ve listed a few below of […]

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