Toowoomba attractions

Museum in Toowoomba

Cobb & Co Museum

This engaging museum houses Australia's finest collection of horse-drawn vehicles, including beautiful 19th-century Cobb & Co Royal Mail coaches and an omnibus used in Brisbane until 1924. Hands-on displays depi…
Public Art in Toowoomba

Elephant & Treehouse Mural

Created by Brisbane-raised, internationally renowned street artist Fintan Magee, this surreal depiction of an elephant and treehouse is one of Toowoomba's most impressive street-art murals.
Public Art in Toowoomba

Indigenous Boy Mural

This quietly moving mural, depicting a young Indigenous boy, is by Melbourne-based artist Matt Adnate.
Public Art in Toowoomba

Triple Portrait Mural

Inspired by David Bowie, this triple portrait is the work of Adelaide-based artist Lisa King.
Gallery in Toowoomba

Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery

Toowoomba's modestly sized art gallery houses an interesting collection of paintings, ceramics and drawings. Its permanent collection includes works by Australian greats such as Tom Roberts, Arthur Streeton and Rupe…
Gallery in Toowoomba

First Coat Studios

Run by young local artists Grace Dewar and Ian McCallum, street-smart First Coat Studios wears a number of caps – dual gallery space, co-working artists studio, creative agency and events venue. Fresh, monthly chang…
Park in Toowoomba

Picnic Point

Riding high on the rim of the Great Dividing Range and strung along the eastern edge of town are Toowoomba’s Escarpment Parks, the pick of which is Picnic Point. You'll find walking trails, plenty of picnic spots, a…
Gardens in Toowoomba

Ju Raku En Japanese Garden

One of Australia's largest and most traditional Japanese gardens, Ju Raku En is located around 4km south of the centre at the University of Southern Queensland. The 5-hectare oasis was designed by a Japanese profess…
Gardens in Toowoomba

Queens Park and Botanic Gardens

Toowoomba's showpiece swathe of green – technically two parks in one – is a blaze of colour in the spring and autumn. Graced with parterre gardens, neat English flower beds, palms and conifers, it's a perfect spot f…
Landmark in Toowoomba

Old Post Office

Designed by Queensland colonial architect Francis Drummond Greville Stanley and built in the late 19th century, this heritage-listed beauty exemplifies the neoclassical style popular at the time. The building is con…