Sitting peacefully on the banks of the Macintyre River at the junction of five major highways, Goondiwindi is a well-established border town. It is the perfect place for travellers to rest awhile and spend some time. With all you could want by way of amenities, an interesting history to explore, great food and warm country hospitality it will be time well spent. The great Macintyre River marks the Queensland/New South Wales border and creates a scenic backdrop for this friendly and prosperous country town.replacenewlinereplacenewlineYou will find it is a vibrant, contemporary place with excellent facilities and amenities and its river frontage provides a unique and tranquil setting for one of Queensland’s fastest growing rural communities. Photographers often turn their lenses to the heritage buildings and country landscapes. In late spring you will see a breath-taking display as Jacaranda trees lining the streets burst into full purple bloom.replacenewlinereplacenewlineHome to around 6,000 locals and servicing approximately 15,000, its neat tree-lined streets, well maintained public buildings, sporting facilities and relaxed town centre are a good measure of the community spirit and civic pride you will find here. That, naturally, extends to welcoming travellers to join in the activities, events and festivals and the local way of life.replacenewlinereplacenewlineYou will find a range of accommodation here and once you are settled there is shopping, dining, and so much more to do around town and beyond. Marshall and Herbert Streets offer a terrific range of shopping experiences. You will find everything from gifts and home wares to quality clothing stores. Marshall Street is also eat street with many chic cafés where you can indulge in a good coffee, country-style cakes and baked goods as well as tasty light meals. The locals love to eat well and you will too!

Images around Goondiwindi QLD 4390

Around Goondiwindi QLD 4390

Our Picks on what to Do in Goondiwindi QLD

Goondiwindi Botanic Gardens

Gunsynd Museum

Tree of Knowledge

Goondiwindi War Memorial

Redmond Park

Customs House Museum

Our Picks on where to Stay in Goondiwindi QLD

Gunsynd Motor Inn

The Queensland Hotel

Pioneer Motel Goondiwindi

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Goondiwindi QLD

Neen's Coffee Shop

The Larder

O'Shea's Royal Hotel

Shopping in Goondiwindi QLD

Community Services  

Goondiwindi Regional Visitor Information Centre
45 Bowen St,

Goondiwindi Regional Council
100 Marshall Street,

Goondiwindi Police Station QLD
Herbert St,

Goondiwindi Hospital
4 Bowen Street,

Goondiwindi town council memorial pool
11 Marshall St,

Location Information 

  • Elevation: 217.2
  • Population: 6355
  • State electorate(s): Southern Downs
  • Federal Division(s): Maranoa
  • Established (yr): 1888
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

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Moree NSW 2400 (128 km, 1 hr 27 mins)
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Texas QLD 4385 (114 km, 1 hr 18 mins)
Toowoomba QLD 4350 (221 km, 2 hrs 29 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Goondiwindi QLD is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s. acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.