Blackall is an appealing country town with tree lined streets and heritage buildings with a prominent sheep and cattle industry. Blackall has a strong community focus and offers a quiet and relaxed outback lifestyle ideal for those who want to experience a close-knit community.

Blackall’s heritage experiences include unique links to Jackie Howe, “Beyond the Black Stump”, water that flowed off the dinosaurs back and a fully working steam driven Woolscour.

Blackall is located on the largest grassy ecosystem in Australia, the Mitchell Grass Downs. Here you will see Mitchell grassland which has a light covering of trees including boree, gidgee and coolibah with emu-bush along watercourses.

Bus Toowoomba to Blackall from just $113.00

List of Towns in close Proximity on Bus Qld Routes

  • Tambo
  • Augathella
  • Barcaldine
  • Longreach


  • Woolscour
  • Jackie Howe
  • The Black Stump

Visitor Information

Ram Park, Blackall
P: 07 4657 4637
F: 07 4657 4913

Cristy Houghton

Cristy's unique career has taken her from country NSW to the city lights of Clarendon Street South Melbourne and back again. With an early career in radio as a copywriter and creative strategist, she is now a Jill of all trades as a graphic designer, website builder, blog writer, video editor, social media manager, marketing strategist and more. 

In fact, give her any task and this chick will figure out how to do it! Go on, we dare you!

No, really, we DARE you!!

Cristy has won two Australian Commercial Radio Awards (ACRAs) for Best Ad and Best Sales Promotion, and even has an 'Employee of the Year' certificate with her name on it.

Cristy and her husband James have traveled extensively through Russia, China and South East Asia, and have two fur-babies, Sooty (cat) and Panda (puppy). Cristy loves drinking coffee, meeting people to drink coffee, coffee tasting and coffee flavoured cocktails. She also enjoys road trips, TED Talks and watching cat videos on youtube.