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Home to 6 main townships and more quaint villages, the North Burnett is full country character and charm. The mighty Burnett River winds through the region, providing life and leisure to our farmers, locals and visitors. The region is agriculturally diverse and grows citrus, grapes, blueberries, watermelons, pecans, peanuts, beef, pork, dairy and more! Incredible National Parks bring adventure and relaxation to its visitors, with majestic mountains, refreshing rock pools, sandstone gorges and cliffs and abundant wildlife.
There are 6 main towns in the North Burnett.
RM Williams Australian Bush Learning Centre
Eidsvold, North Burnett
The Centre is built in honour of the great Australian RM Williams and hosts displays, exhibitions, workshops, and more!
Water Sports and Recreation
Spoilt for choice, the North Burnett is home to rivers, weirs and dams that are great for fishing, water sports and recreation.
Visitor Information Centres
Get it from the locals!
Explore the North Burnett like a local. Call into our Visitor Information Centres and chat with a local about the region we call home.
History, Heritage and Culture
North Burnett History and Culture
Learn about the region’s diverse heritage of First Nations people, gold and copper mining, drovers and saleyards, farming, and way of life.
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Adventure and Outdoors
From iconic sandstone cliffs, granite gorges, extinct volcanic craters, majestic mountain summits to peaceful rock pools, there is a National Park for all level of adventurer!
Eat North Burnett
Taste the North Burnett
Keep your eyes open for farm fresh produce stalls, cafes, pubs, bakeries and butchers all selling locally grown and produced food.
Silos, water towers, murals and more!
From painted cows, steel roses, water towers, grain silos and more, the Art Trail in the North Burnett has it all.
Self Drive Scenic Routes
Take the roads less traveled and explore the North Burnett by road.
Events in the North Burnett
Festivals, Cattle Drives, markets, sports, workshops and more!
Local produce, handmade and artisan goods!
Hotels, motels, B&B’s, Farmstays, RV Stops, Caravan Parks.
Breathe in the clean country air, sleep under a starry sky and relax in North Burnett comfort.
Fly in to the North Burnett
Be inspired. Blogs on how to enjoy the North Burnett like a local!
Welcome 2021. While most of us are back at work, and reminiscing longingly of Christmas ham, fruit cake and too many rum balls - now is a great time to ease back into the new work and school year and start planning your next holiday. For all your naturally beautiful...
"A Tribute To Patience and Persistence" by June McCotter and Paul Musk "Life often tends to throw hurdles at us. In the Australian Bush, this is particularly true. The land is tough - truly "a land of drought and flooding rains". Only the tough survive. Only...
Are you searching for a fresh air country getaway and the chance to stretch your legs and enjoy a little magic? If so, we’ve found your next holiday spot, in the quaint town of Monto in Queensland’s North Burnett. Nestled south of the iconic sandstone cliffs and...