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Moura Coal Country Festival

The Moura Coal & Country Festival is an annual event which celebrates the Coal capital and all it has to offer. 2024 marks the 52nd anniversary of the festival which keeps getting bigger and better every year. Festival Friday fun includes sideshow ally, market/food/trade stalls, official opening followed by a performance by the Moura School […]

Moura – Dawson River Rest Area

Come for the day or come for a week! Whether you’re passing through Moura or wanting to stop for a rest – the Dawson River Rest area has you covered! Featuring large covered barbecue areas with clean facilities, a boat ramp, toilets and showers and an attractive new play area for the little ones to […]

Moura Miners Memorial

Located in Gillespie St, the Moura Miners Memorial was established in November 2018 by the Moura Community Progress Association Inc, along with support from Anglo American, Mitsui Coal, Banana Shire Council and the Queensland Government. Mineworkers from a range of unions including the CFMEU, AMWU and the ETU have all contributed to the establishment of […]

Moura’s 150th Meridian

Located one kilometre east of Moura on the Dawson Highway, the 150th Meridian marker shows the position of the imaginary line (150 °E) on which Queensland (Eastern Standard) time is based. At the time of the equinox, a day is exactly 12 hours long anywhere on the Meridian line. The meridian line in Greenwich represents […]

Lion’s Park – Moura

Planning to come through Moura in your travels? Why not check out the Lion’s Park! Featuring several covered barbecue areas, plenty of sheltered picnic tables, a children’s playground featuring swings for the bigger kids, and also a flying fox that will keep the kids entertained for hours! The park also has clean toilets and a […]