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Central Highlands

Duaringa
Central QueenslandTown

Duaringa

Duaringa is currently a 1 star accredited Queensland Tidy Town. Let us know what you think by voting in the poll - you can give a 1 to 5 star rating! Duaringa is one of the oldest townships in the Central Highlands region, with buildings dating back to the 1860's - an example of this rich history can still be seen at the local hotel, where a portion has been preserved to show how the pioneers ...
Blackwater
Central QueenslandTown

Blackwater

Blackwater is currently a 2 star accredited Queensland Tidy Town. Let us know what you think by voting in the poll - you can give a 1 to 5 star rating! Blackwater was originally just a 'whistle stop' on the railway line, but has since grown to become an important service centre with exceptional facilities for visitors and its 5,000 residents. Blackwater is unabashedly a coal mining town and earns its ...
Emerald
Central QueenslandTown

Emerald

Emerald is currently a 3 star accredited Queensland Tidy Town. Tell us what you think by voting in the poll - you can give a 1 to 5 star rating! Emerald is the business centre for the Central Highlands Region. With a population of 15,000 residents, it lies on the Nogoa River, a tributary of the Fitzroy River. The town is almost 300 kilometres (190 mi) from the coast and approximately 270 kilometres ...
Dingo
Central QueenslandTown

Dingo

Dingo is currently a 1 star accredited Queensland Tidy Town. Tell us what you think by voting in the poll - you can give a 1 to 5 star rating! Dingo is a small, yet busy town that sits on two major highways that service the beef, timber and coal industries. The town was surveyed in 1889 and took its name from the nearby Dingo Creek. For a time in 1940 the town was known as Remo. Up to a thousand vehicles ...
Queensland Tidy Towns Accreditation