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Grand Central Floral Parade

Grand Central Floral Parade

The iconic Grand Central Floral Parade is one of Toowoomba’s favourite events of the year! Come along to watch street performers, carnival characters, and roving entertainment escort the stunning floral floats on their journey through the heart of the city to Queens Park.

Come along early..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Free Events, Homepage
Tombstone Tour

Tombstone Tour

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 28 September 2019, Family, Other Events, Tours
Parkland Entertainment

Parkland Entertainment

Pack a picnic and bring the family along to musical delights and activities amongst the flower beds. Throughout Carnival our parks will come alive with music, entertainment and blooms.

There will be something for everyone!

When
Friday 20 Sept – Sunday 29 Sept
Cost

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 20 September 2019, 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, 29 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Free Events, Music, Other Events, Parks & Gardens
Spring Bluff Railway Station Gardens

Spring Bluff Railway Station Gardens

Heritage-listed Spring Bluff Railway Station is home to 150 years of railway history and beautifully landscaped gardens. Nestled on the main railway line between Ipswich and Toowoomba, the splendour of the gardens will stop you in your tracks. The spring exhibit is absolutely stunning with thousands..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 20 September 2019, 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, 29 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Free Events, Music, Parks & Gardens
Sideshow Alley

Sideshow Alley

It’s Sideshow Alley, it’s Adrenaline Avenue, it’s Extreme Street! Head to Lower Queens Park for thrill-seeking rides, fairy floss, dagwood dogs and show bags! Have a shot at winning a top shelf prize at one of the sideshow games or take in a birds eye view upside down from the heart-stopping..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 20 September 2019, 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Free Events
Toowoomba City Library

Toowoomba City Library

Toowoomba City Library are hosting displays, talks and a range of activities, guided walks and workshops during Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers. Take time to relive past Carnival memories and peruse the historical exhibits or take in a talk on Carnival’s 70 years of flowers. From guided walks..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 20 September 2019, 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, 29 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Free Events
Petals & Pups Itineraries

Petals & Pups Itineraries

Dogs hold a historic part in the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers with a Pomeranian named “Puppy” leading the Toowoomba Thistle Pipe Band in the very first Carnival parade from 1950-1958. Puppy belonged to the band`s drum major, Mr. Hugh Morgan and was attired in a rug in the band`s tartan pattern.

Today..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 20 September 2019, 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, 29 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Other Events
The Cubby House

The Cubby House

Your kids will love the amazing interactive space designed just for them. During Carnival the space hosts a dedicated children’s program encouraging kids of all ages to play, design, build and create.

The Cubby House is open SATURDAY and SUNDAY only!

This is included in your ticket..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family
Grand Parade Tour

Grand Parade Tour

Everyone loves a parade and it would be difficult to find a more colourful parade than the Grand Central Floral Parade. The tour will begin visiting several prize-winning gardens and an Exhibition garden, followed by a buffet lunch finishing with reserved seating at the Grand Central Floral Parade.

A..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Parks & Gardens, Tours
Downs Steam Tourist Railway & Museum

Downs Steam Tourist Railway & Museum

Visit Downs Steam for a unique experience! Within our unique precinct visitors have the opportunity to take part in instructive guided tours to see the rolling stock, museum displays and the awe-inspiring Dreamtime Journey Coach. Tour the main restoration shed (The Shed) and observe the amazing restoration..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Events By Date, Family, Other Events
Full Day Steam Train Tour

Full Day Steam Train Tour

Return to yesteryear on a steam train tour from Brisbane to Toowoomba operated by the Australian Railway Historical Society. In Toowoomba you’ll join a coach tour around some of the prize-winning gardens. You can pre-order a 2 course lunch with your ticket at the well-known Toowoomba restaurant,..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Tours
Silver Bullet Express Tour

Silver Bullet Express Tour

Travel by specially chartered 2000 class rail-car past farmlands and quaint Lockyer Valley townships to Toowoomba, with a pause at the beautiful Spring Bluff Station gardens for photos. In Toowoomba you’ll join a coach tour around some of the prize-winning gardens. You can pre-order a 2 course lunch..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 25 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Tours
Diesel-Hauled Train Rides to Spring Bluff

Diesel-Hauled Train Rides to Spring Bluff

Trains leave Toowoomba twice daily for the unmissable scenic journey to the prize-winning gardens of Spring Bluff. The warm welcome from the ‘Acting’ Station Master is a real song and dance! Pack a picnic, grab a coffee and enjoy a day at South East Queensland’s prettiest railway..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Tours
Steam Train Toowoomba to Helidon

Steam Train Toowoomba to Helidon

Sunshine Express offers locals in the Toowoomba area the opportunity to travel from the Historical Toowoomba Railway Station down the range to the Helidon Station travelling on board a Steam Locomotive service in historic Queensland Railway Carriages. Pass through the picturesque Spring Bluff Station..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Tours
Royal Bull’s Head Inn

Royal Bull’s Head Inn

A National Trust building, Drayton’s Royal Bull’s Head Inn is an iconic historic building which served as a resting place for travellers in the 1800s. Each day an artist (with a floral focus) will demonstrate their skills and discuss their work. Children’s art activities will also..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Arts & Crafts, Family, Other Events
Thrive on Arts

Thrive on Arts

Thrive on Arts is a creative space for children and families to create, play and be entertained. Featuring Spot the Dog on the main stage and Flipside Circus workshops and show “We Live Here”, Thrive will inspire creativity through 5 days of interactive and engaging programs.

Whether..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, 29 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Other Events
Highfields Steampunk Festival

Highfields Steampunk Festival

The Highfields Steampunk Festival is bringing our steam-powered past to the forefront of today’s technology through combining historical elements with old-fashioned features. There will be a historic steam engine powering a water pump, miniature steam train rides, steampunk fashion competition and..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 20 September 2019, 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, 29 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Other Events
Hanging Basket Display

Hanging Basket Display

Cobb+Co Museum proudly presents a spectacular display of 60 hanging baskets. Each basket is lovingly created by community members from the Toowoomba region as part of a design competition, proudly supported by Yates. This year’s display is sure to delight!

Visitors can expect to see..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 20 September 2019, 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, 29 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Floral, Other Events
Spring Heritage Festival

Spring Heritage Festival

The Jondaryan Woolshed is a unique place within the Toowoomba Region to explore and soak up 160 years of history. At the Spring Heritage Festival, the Woolshed will come alive across four days, filled with activities and experiences that champion our local and Australian history. Showcasing the iconic..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, 29 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Other Events
Geham Craft & Garden Show

Geham Craft & Garden Show

Take home something handmade with love from the quaint country town of Geham. There are more than 65 stalls full of country crafts and arts, upcycled furniture, patchwork, woodcrafts, jewellery, leather goods and more. There’s an outdoor garden section with a range of gardening products, furniture..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Arts & Crafts, Family, Other Events
RME Downlands Art Exhibition

RME Downlands Art Exhibition

The region’s most comprehensive annual art exhibition is on from the 21st to the 28th of September. Featuring more than 1,000 pieces from more than 200 artists, the exhibition has something for everyone. For more information, visit www.downlandsart.com

ENQUIRIES: 07 4690 9500 or enquiries@downlands.qld.edu.au

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Arts & Crafts, Family, Other Events
Succulent Fest

Succulent Fest

Don’t miss this one day market showcasing succulents, including lithops, bromeliads, cottage and edible plants, creative planting options and artistic extras for fairy gardens.

Stallholders will include Desert Treasures Nursery, BT Garden Planters, Fiona’s Garden and Emma’s..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 22 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Floral, Other Events
The Potters’ Picnic

The Potters’ Picnic

Take part in the Darling Downs Potters’ Club event, where there’ll be market stalls, spring-themed ceramics and light food and refreshments. Don’t miss the music and entertainment throughout the day, with activities such as interactive clay demonstrations for children and adults.

ENQUIRIES: 0434..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Arts & Crafts, Family, Free Events, Other Events
Teapot Extravaganza

Teapot Extravaganza

The Teapot Extravaganza is a one-of-a-kind display that features over 400 decorative, functional, novelty and antique teapots. Browse through the book, craft, food and plant stalls or enjoy a relaxing Devonshire tea. Free children’s activities are from 10am to 2pm each day.

ENQUIRIES: 0420..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Arts & Crafts, Family, Other Events
Carnival of Trains

Carnival of Trains

Come along and see the world of model railways where the grass is green and flowers bright and colourful. Trains run through the beautiful scenery with a Model Railway Museum to visit as well. Enter the Tunnel Portal – an exciting adventure of model railroading awaits.

ENQUIRIES: 07 4638 0397..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, 29 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Family, Other Events
Quilts, Stitches & Textiles Trail

Quilts, Stitches & Textiles Trail

The Trail provides an opportunity for visitors to see spring immortalized in the colourful and unique heritage crafts of quilting, embroidery, spinning, weaving, felting and more. Exhibitions include ‘Quilts For All Seasons’ by the Toowoomba Quilters Club Inc, ‘Open Studio’ by..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 20 September 2019, 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Arts & Crafts, Family, Other Events
Tinker Creative Workshops

Tinker Creative Workshops

Tinker is hosting 8 adult creative workshops across 3 days including polymer clay jewellery, design your own clutch, watercolour flowers and much more. There are also 16 kids creative workshops on offer across 4 days including t-shirt painting, acrylic painting, watercolour, textiles and much more.

Head..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, 29 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Arts & Crafts, Family, Other Events
Toowoomba’s Finest Craft Show

Toowoomba’s Finest Craft Show

Showcase of over 40 of Toowoomba’s best artisan and craftspeople and their wares in a beautiful historic hall. Visitors can meet the craftspeople and purchase a unique handmade momento. Fairy Dell will help children make fairy gardens and there will be a flower area to talk to local growers..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Arts & Crafts, Family, Free Events, Other Events
First Coat

First Coat

Toowoomba’s CBD streets and laneways house an evolving outdoor exhibition of contemporary public art. Now one of Australia’s largest outdoor galleries, over 80 First Coat murals can be discovered in the heart of this regional city.

You can visit Toowoomba’s First Coat Outdoor..

Posted by info@tcof.com.au in 20 September 2019, 21 September 2019, 22 September 2019, 23 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 25 September 2019, 26 September 2019, 27 September 2019, 28 September 2019, 29 September 2019, All events - 2019 Events, Arts & Crafts, Family, Free Events, Other Events
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