Areaprofiles

Area Profiles

Centenary Heights
Centenary Heights is located south of the Toowoomba CBD and was mostly developed from about 1959 to 1975. The suburb was named Centenary Heights in 1960…Read more

Cotswold Hills
Cotswold Hills lies on the north-western outskirts of Toowoomba and is one of the city’s newer suburbs.  It’s approximately 6km… Read more

Darling Heights
Located near the University of Southern Queensland (USQ), Darling Heights has a mix of chamferboard and brick and tile houses available… Read more

Drayton
Drayton was one of the first substantial settlements onthe Darling Downs.  It was originally named “The Springs” and was first settled in 1842…Read more

East Toowoomba
East Toowoomba is an attractive established leafy suburb located halfway between the CBD and the Toowoomba Range. It is a major hertiage precinct of the…Read more

Garden City of Queensland
Situated on the crest of the Great Dividing Range at some 700 metres above sea level, Toowoomba enjoys panoramic views, rich volcanic soil and four wonderfully distinct seasons…Read more

Glenvale
To keep pace with its continuing population growth, Toowoomba City Council has earmarked a number of areas to be developed further and Glenvale…Read more

Harlaxton
Harlaxton is a residential and industrial suburb 4km’s north of the Toowoomba CBD.  The suburb is named after the heritage listed Harlaxton House…Read more

Harristown
Harristown is in the southern suburbs of Toowoomba, approximately 3km from the CBD.  It is home to one of the oldest schools in Queensland…Read more

Highfields
Highfields is one of the most popular residential areas on the Darling Downs and is located just 12 km’s north of the Toowoomba CBD. It has a population of…Read more

Hodgson Vale
Hodgson Vale is a small community located south of Toowoomba.  The size of Hodgson Vale is approximately 26 km2…Read more

Kearneys Spring
Kearneys Spring is a residential suburb of the 1970’s, 2km south of central Toowoomba. Around the district water came to the surface in springs…Read more

Meringandan
Set in rolling hills a short drive west of Highfields and 15km north-west of Toowoomba is the growing rural community of Meringandan…Read more

Middle Ridge
Middle Ridge was once small farms and market gardens and developed into beautiful one-acre blocks lining the Range. It is an outer residential suburb…Read more

Mount Lofty
Mount Lofty is a leafy residential suburb located 2.5km north-east of the Toowoomba CBD.  The suburb has some spectacular city and range views…Read more

Newtown
Newtown, an older inner-city suburb immediately west of the CBD, has become increasingly popular with home owners…Read more

North Toowoomba
North Toowoomba is an attractive suburb with many character homes and easy access to great schools, the Southern Queensland Institute of TAFE and the CBD…Read more