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11 things to do in Mitchell, Outback Queensland

Follow the trail of notorious bushrangers, soak away stress in thermal springs and get to know Indigenous culture in Mitchell. This small Outback Queensland town, 90km west of Roma is full of heart and the locals love to share their community …

7 things you wouldn’t expect to find in the Roma region

Type ‘Roma, Outback Queensland’ into Google image search and you can expect to see red dirt, country pubs and cattle … and then, more cattle. But typecasting the Roma region based on its most famous outputs does a disservice to the …

Art lovers guide to the Roma region

When you venture into Outback Queensland you can rest assured nature will spoil your senses with a medley of colour, shape and texture. But Mother Nature isn’t the only canvas you’ll find in Outback Queensland.  For those who enjoy ambling their …

Escape the heat: where to cool off in Roma

There’s no denying it: Roma is hot in summer. If you find yourself in this Outback Queensland region in the warmer months, you’ll quickly be on the hunt for creative ways to keep cool as the mercury soars. From exploring local …

9 best camp sites in the Roma Region

There are only two rules to being a happy camper in the Roma Region.  Choose your campground wisely; Don’t forget rule number one. To help you pitch your perfect Roma adventure, we’ve pulled together a list of our favourite camp sites …

Everything you need to know about Easter in the Country

Run out of places around the house to hide the Easter eggs for the kids?  Let someone else do the heavy lifting for you this Easter long weekend and enjoy six days of family-friendly festival fun in Roma during the annual …

Everything you need to know about Carnarvon Gorge

Carnarvon Gorge is no mirage, but you will find this national park oasis in Outback Queensland. Accessed from Roma if coming from the south, the Carnarvon National Park, rebuts almost every assumption you may have about Outback Queensland, proving this part …

campfire at Wallaroo

5 of the best farm and station stays in the Roma region

Move over hotels, motels and holiday parks – there’s another accommodation style in the Roma region you need to know about. Enjoy an overnight experience in the way it was intended in the country, staying in a homestead, sleeping on the …