• See a show at the beautiful heritage-listed art deco Empire Theatre or a production at USQ Artsworx
  • Experience spring at its blooming best at the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers in September or picnic in Queens Park any time of year
  • Check out native and exotic wildlife at the Darling Downs Zoo
  • Learn a heritage trade like silversmithing, millinery or leatherwork at the Cobb & Co. Museum in Toowoomba
  • Savour breakfast, lunch or a coffee and amazing views from Picnic Point Café
  • Explore the CBD on a self-guided tour of Toowoomba’s First Coat Street Art murals
  • Wander through the Australian Army Flying Museum or spend some time enjoying our new world-class library on Herries Street
  • Visit the Woolshed at Jondaryan, a fascinating open-air working museum dating back to the 1800s
  • Browse Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, open Tuesday–Sunday
  • Spend a morning smelling the gorgeous roses in The State Rose Garden in Newtown Park. You’ll see more than 1,500 rose bushes in this rosarium which is one of Toowoomba’s most successful community gardens, largely tended and funded by residents and volunteers. The garden features the floribunda, hybrid tea, David Austin and climbing varieties.  Of special interest are the Titian and Carabella roses, which were bred in Toowoomba and are just two of the Reithmuller Roses.