Experience the essence of country life
Maranoa has a proud history build around agriculture and mining – which still to this day forms the heart of this region.
There is so much to see and experience in this town, so get ready to uncover 27 million years of history, heritage, and culture at Carnarvon Gorge National Park, discover the original birth place of Australia’s oil and gas industry by visiting the Big Rig, and experience the secrets of relaxation at Mitchell’s Great Artesian Spa.
While your in Maranoa, make sure you visit the main town of Roma. Roma offers a complete range of retail and professional businesses. With its cafes, restaurants and specialty shops, it has a cosmopolitan feel without losing its country charm and hospitality. There are many reasons why you should visit Roma, for example, they have the largest cattle-selling centre in the southern hemisphere of the world.
Regardless of where you go in Maranoa – it’s the people, places and experiences that make you fall in love with Outback Queensland.