Stop & Explore


Pioneering homesteads, the secret hiding spot of European explorers, the battleground of dark days in Australian history and some of the most beautifully wild national parks in Central Queensland all offer wonderful reasons to stop and explore on this history and nature lover’s itinerary.


We begin in Biloela, a town with pioneering pride and grand old homesteads to prove it. Fishing addicts will love this itinerary, that offers acrobatic barramundi fishing in the Callide Dam before you even hit the highway. Read more


Next stop is only 45 minutes west of Biloela and is the very heart of Central Queensland itself. On the banks of the Dawson River it’s a fisherman’s paradise, with our favourite spot being Apex Park where you can drop a line while the kids play on the playground. Read more


While today Springsure is a charming country town and a natural paradise, it’s past is full of outlaws and some of the darkest days in Australia’s history. Read more