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Guide to winter camping in the Western Downs

Move over five-star accommodation, it’s time to sleep out under a million-star sky, camping in the Western Downs.  Winter is known as Milky Way Season amongst stargazers due to the core of this famous spiral galaxy becoming more exposed and denser …

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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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