Toowoomba is situated on the Darling Downs in South East Queensland, 132km west of Brisbane. Toowoomba is Australia's second largest non-coastal city. Daily maximum temperatures in Toowoomba average 27 degrees in summer and 16 degrees in winter.
Suburbs of Toowoomba
Most suburbs in Toowoomba are suitable for members posted to both the Army Aviation Training Centre (AAvnTC) at Oakey and Borneo Barracks at Cabarlah. Outer lying suburbs are mostly semi-rural and it’s relatively easy to find a property with a large yard and in some cases, acreage.
Real estate websites for Toowoomba
Toowoomba has both public and private schools for all levels. In Queensland, children under six years of age attend preschool, children from six years onwards attend primary school (years 1-7) and children 12 years and over attend high school (years 8 - 12).
There are also a number of tertiary institutions in Toowoomba, including the University of Southern Queensland and the South Queensland Institute of TAFE. For further information, visit the Department of Education website.
There are a number of child care facilities in Toowoomba. The resources below may help you locate the right child care service for your family.