Tourism

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Artesian Time Tunnel

The Artesian Time Tunnel experience is providing an unexpected surprise for visitors to Cunnamulla. The attraction focuses on the importance of water in sustaining life and supporting our pastoral...

Must Do ...Cunnamulla, Eulo, Wyandra & Yowah

'Must Do' ...in Cunnamulla
Follow the Paroo Pioneer Pathways and Riverwalk- includes the sunset viewing deck
Hang Out at the Robber's Tree - part of Heritage Tra...

Paroo Pioneer Pathways

Follow the Paroo Pioneer Pathways around Cunnamulla, Eulo, Wyandra and Yowah. These heritage trails around the Shire link stories of the history and development of our towns.
Although h...

Yowah Opal Field

The Yowah Opal Field, and the nearby area known as Blackgate, is the centre of the South West Queensland opal fields.

It's a popular destination for all travellers offering: ...

Cunnamulla Fella Centre Visitors Information

Have a Yarn with Carmel, Mike, Sally and the team who can tell you a bit about:


Local news, what's happening and great things to do while visiting Paroo Shire and the great Sou...

Getting To and From Cunnamulla

Bus
Bus Queensland coaches departs from Toowoomba to Cunnamulla three times a week - Sunday, Wednesday and Friday. The departure time is 10.30am and arriva...

Travelling the West

A few handy hints for the traveller heading West!

Of the utmost importance before departing for Western Queensland is to have your vehicle & trailer in sound mec...

Koroit

Koroit Opal Field
Koriot is situated 100 kilometres north west of Cunnamulla on the Humeburn Road. However, unlike Yowah, it does not cater to fossicking.
Opal w...

Lake Bindegolly National Park

Lake Bindegolly National Park centres around one of the most important inland wetland systems in south west Queensland.

The Park features three lakes:-
Lake Bindegolly;
Lak...

Wyandra Heritage Trail

Wyandra was the name given to an original selection on the Warrego River, along with Claverton, Ardgour and Clovelly.

All are English names from the same area in England. It would seem t...

Cunnamulla - Gateway to the Paroo Shire

The town of Cunnamulla, the largest of the four towns in the Paroo Shire, is situated on the banks of the Warrego River - at the crossroads of the Matilda Highway (north south) and the Adventure...

Eulo - dates, honey,bilbys!!!

The town of Eulo is situated on the Bulloo Developmental Road (Adventure Way) 70 km west of Cunnamulla and has a population of about 70 people.

The township was originally built close to...

Go Opal fossicking in Yowah!

The township of Yowah, built on the Yowah Opal Mining Field, is 150 km north west of Cunnamulla, the town has a resident population of about 60 which increases to nearer 250 during the winter months. ...

Save the Bilby

With the incredible assistance of many volunteers and funded by generous donations from people across Australia, a 25 square kilometre predator and feral animal proo...

Visit the Wyandra Powerhouse Museum

Wyandra is located 100 km north of Cunnamulla on the Matilda Highway, the town has a population of about 60 people and is eager to welcome visitors to the newly esta...

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