Dalby is a picturesque, rural hive situated in the black soil plains of the Northern Darling Downs.  Major industries included wheat, sorghum, cotton, sheep, pigs and cattle with an agricultural college.

But don’t worry, you won’t need to do any work on your leisurely visit.  Head down to Thomas Jack Park to stretch your legs and absorb this beautiful town.  Or explore the Bunya Mountains National Park and historic Jimbour House just a short drive away!

With so many things to see and do, check out the history and culture on display at the Pioneer Park Museum and follow the Heritage Trail with takes you past history 19th Century buildings.  Don’t miss Dalby Cotton Week in March with a massive festival running for over 10days!

Bus Brisbane to Dalby from just $23.80

List of Towns in close Proximity on Bus Qld Routes

  • Miles
  • Tara
  • Moonie
  • Roma


  • Dalby War Memorial and Gates
  • Lake Broadwater Conservation Park

Visitor Information

Thomas Jack Park, Cnr Condamine & Drayton Street
Dalby QLD 4405, Australia
07 4679 4461

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.