Eastern Region

Travel Times

Biloela to Rockhampton 1 Hours 40 mins

Biloela to Brisbane 6 Hours 30 mins

Biloela to Roma 3 Hours 50 mins

Biloela to Longreach 7 Hours 30 mins


Average Temperature 28.6º C

Average Rainfall 150 mm

About Eastern Region

Outback Queensland’s eastern Sandstone Wonders region has many natural attractions including gorges, rivers and National Parks such as the Glebe Weir and Expedition National Park. Visit Lake Murphy, Kroombit Tops and Mt. Scoria Conservation Parks, or relax at Isla and Cania Gorges.

The Dawson River and Callide Dam provide many opportunities for fishing and water sports. The region can also provide many adventures for the 4WD enthusiast.

Many towns in the area have a rich history which has been well documented photographically and can be explored in historical villages and museums.


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Meanwhile in the #outbackqueensland Eastern Region

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Discover the colours of the bush for yourself, hitting the 🚗 on one of these iconic drive routes:
🚘 Adventure Way
🚘 Matilda Way
🚘 Overlanders Way
🚘 Warrego Way
🚘 Savannah Way

Which one would you choose?

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Did you know this epic landscape is home to the Yowah Nut Opal, a colourful opal distinctive to the region?

If you've got a fossicking license, the designated area is yours for exploring. What are you waiting for?

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Instagram post 2227323417760229315_223853423 Australia is a very big place and this sign atop Mount Isa's City Lookout proves the point.
📍 674km to Alice Springs
📍 1,576km to Brisbane
📍 16,095km to New York City
Just to name a few!

How far have you travelled to visit #OutbackQueensland?

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