The Central Queensland Highlands is a hub of activities all year round which contributes to the charm of the area, as there is something about an event that brings a community together to enjoy a good time.
Restaurants, coffee shops and clubs will feed the body while our art galleries (Emerald and Springsure), movie theatres, and regular visiting arts and theatre events at venues such as Capella Cultural Centre will satisfy the soul.
Try your luck with some bets on the horses at several of the race days in the region. Or to truly appreciate what horsemen and bull riders put their bodies through, check out Australia’s top talents at Rodeos and Camp Drafts competitions on show in various towns throughout the year.
Come marvel at the gems on display and purchase a beautifully crafted piece of jewelry with sapphires and gold that have been locally mined.
From Ag-Grow, the biggest agricultural field days in the region, through to the Gemfest – Festival Of Gems featuring an amazing combination of activities, exhibitions, entertainment, prizes and demonstration, the Central Queensland Highlands has a range of events sure to keep you busy.
There is so much more to explore so check out the events calendar to plan your social calendar while in the Central Queensland Highlands.