Toowoomba Region Map

Urban centres: Toowoomba


Population: 271,000


Post Codes: 4343 – 4419, 4421 – 4469, 4614


Key industries: Agriculture, mining, construction, manufacturing, healthcare and transport



Toowoomba, one of Queensland’s largest regional urban centres, is well known as the ‘Garden City.’ South West Queensland is famous for fine wines, fresh produce and stunning wildflowers. Toowoomba provides a range of dining choices, wineries and vineyards, gourmet delis and cafes. At night, there are hotels, clubs and bars to choose from and venues offering live music, poll tables and karaoke.

It is the business and service hub for the entire region and is also home to one of the state’s largest university campuses — the University of Southern Queensland.


Living in Toowoomba and South West Queensland


Images of Toowoomba and South West Queensland

Experience the natural beauty of South West Queensland. Image courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland.
Sample some of the award-winning wine in the region. Image courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland.
See some of the historic buildings and architecture in Toowoomba and beyond. Image courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland.
Known as 'The Garden City,' Toowoomba is filled with greenery. Image courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland.
Every year Toowoomba plays host to the Carnival of Flowers. Image courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland.