It’s the people that make it.

When you ask locals and visitors what makes the Western Downs region so special, the answer is usually the same. In 2020 Western Downs Regional Council embarked in a bold initiative to consult with industry, stakeholders, residents and visitors across the …

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Plan your ultimate Words Out West Fest experience

From the region that brought you your favourite festivals showing off watermelons, camel racing, lantern parades and more, comes the next big event (now in its second year) – Words Out West. Now if there’s anything spectacular to come out of …

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Where to sink a coldie in the Western Downs

Forget fine dining and vineyard valleys – there’s no place more iconic to sip a cold beer than a classic country pub. Yep, we’re talking about the historical watering holes across the Western Downs that pack more character than the latest …

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