6 Shires to Explore
Discover the Best of Queensland’s Southern Outback
Queensland’s Southern Outback is such a diverse region and has so many natural landscapes, spectacular sunsets, amazing wildlife and rich historical experiences to uncover. These 6 shires cover almost 320,000 km² of beautiful western landscapes along the Queensland-New South Wales border. Your journey through the outback will take you through the cotton and wheat fields around St George and all the way through to the cattle and sheep country to the red sandy desert on the border of South Australia. The area is crossed by major highways travelling North-South and East-West, so wherever you are coming from or going to, you can enjoy the wonders of Queensland’s Southern Outback. The hard part is deciding where to explore next!