Step back in time when you arrive in Tambo, enjoy the slower pace and the history that the oldest town in the Central West has on offer. Take a stroll down the Heritage Precinct, lined with native bottle trees and pretty gardens.
Teddy Bears Picnic
Get the family together and head to Tambo for the Teddy Bears Picnic for a day filled with rides, games and activities, where everyones is welcome along with their teddy bears.
Chickens, a remote control car, and some "special" chicken treats combine forces to create the world's first chicken races! Swing by the Royal Carrangarra Hotel to join in the fun.
On the banks of the Barcoo River away from the highway noise, Stubby Bend offers fully self-contained travellers a free site for camping. Stroll the Coolibah Walk along the river.
Find your perfect cute & cuddly souvenir at Tambo Teddies! Learn about how the company came to be and watch your furry friend being brought to life.
Tambo Fire Engine
For a piece of transport history, visit Flo, the Tambo Rural Fire Brigade’s fire truck. The 1928 model did service in Brisbane and Charleville before being brought to Tambo.
Tambo Stock Show
Pull on your cowboy boots and scoot on over to the annual one-day agricultural show in Tambo. Check out the champion single ewe and a whole 'flock' of outback entertainment!
At the southern end of town you'll find the Tambo Dam and parklands. Spend time relaxing on the grassy areas with a picnic or fire up one of the free barbecues.
The scenic Langlo–Adavale Road between Tambo and Blackall is approximately 200 kilometres and will take approximately one day to complete.
Explore the 'rooftop of Queensland' with a self-drive tour of Tambo's stunning Wilderness Way. View a range of spectacular natural sceneries like nowhere else!
Discover stories of the oldest town in the west at Tambo's Heritage Precinct. See and hear a morse code telegraph being sent at the old Telegraph Office.
Grassland Art Gallery
Inside of a what appears to be a historical shop front you will find the cultural hub of Tambo. View the artworks created by regional artists as well as touring exhibitions.
Find Accommodation and Services in Tambo
Tambo Mill Motel & Caravan Park
34 Arthur St, Tambo QLD 4478, Australia
(07) 4621 7000
Royal Carrangarra Hotel
25 Arthur St, Tambo QLD 4478
(07) 4654 6127
Tambo Caravan Park
58 Arthur Street, Landsborough Hwy, Tambo QLD 4478