Toowoomba is a great place to stay and explore all that the Darling Downs has to offer including Queensland’s Garden City itself. 
Just a sample of some of the things you can enjoy during your visit are:

Cobb & Co Museum

Less than 10 minutes from Clifford Gardens Motor Inn.

Cobb & Co Museum, a campus of the Queensland Museum is home to the National Carriage Collection, Australia's finest collection of horse-drawn vehicles. As well as Cobb & Co. coaches, the carriage collection has examples of a vast range of vehicles from the horse-drawn era, from farm wagons, hawkers barrows, delivery carts and buggies to an elegant landau; the Rolls Royce of carriages.

Museum of Australian Army Flying

Only 24 kilometres west of Toowoomba.

A must see for those who enjoy "those magnificent men in their flying machines".  Items of memorabilia date back to 1912 and include aircraft, engines, uniforms, etc.  There is also "Kiddies Corner" where children can colour in the aircraft on display and take their works of art home with them.  Electric barbeques and picnic shelters are also available for use by visitors.

Jondaryan Woolshed

Only 45 kilometres west of Toowoomba.

Built in 1859, the Jondaryan Woolshed is the oldest operating woolshed in Queensland.  The Australian Wool Story is one of the most diverse collections of all things wool since the early 19th century including shearing demonstrations, wagon rides, sheepdogs, blacksmithing, spinning and weaving demonstrations.  

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

The Carnival of Flowers is a significant event on the Queensland Cultural Calendar. It is a busy time, with visitors from all over Australia so be sure to book early for this spectacular display as it an extremely popular time in Toowoomba and well worth the visit.  

Plenty to see and do in and around Toowoomba.




Only 20 kilometres west of Toowoomba.

Queensland's premier primary industry field days. FarmFest attracts over 70,000 visitors to Toowoomba each year. The event is held at Kingsthorpe Park. 

Ag Show

Ag Show

Less than 10 minutes from Clifford Gardens Motor Inn.

Queensland's largest agricultural field days event.  is held at the Toowoomba Showgrounds.

Other Places of Interest

  •  Milne Bay Military Museum
  •  Pittsworth Pioneer Historical Village
  •  Gowrie Mountain Estate Winery 
  •  Wedgetail Ridge Estate Winery
  •  Highfields – Pioneer Village, Danish Flower Art, Cockoo Clocks, craft shops, etc.
  •  Markets – Our own in James Street every Sunday, 
  •  Picnic Point – lovely parkland with playgrounds for the children, walks, restaurant & café and magnificent views over the Lockyer Valley
  •  Gardens – Japanese Gardens, the Wetlands, Bicentennial Waterbird Habitat and Lake Annand
  •  SHOPPING, SHOPPING & MORE SHOPPING – we even have Myers in Toowoomba but without all the hustle and bustle of the city and still with that country hospitality.

If you are here to explore the Darling Downs we can help you plan your itineray and suggest outings that may be of interest to you.  Alternatively, if you are here on business we can help you to unwind and relax after a hard day’s work.  If you are visiting Toowoomba for any other reason we are sure we can assist with that too – just ask us.