Where is Tara?
Tara is situated 2 hrs west of Toowoomba and 3.5hrs west of Brisbane, on the Western Downs, Queensland. The festival and camping is located in the Tara Showgrounds.
Tara is accessible from the north, south, east and west by sealed road. Please be aware that there is no mobile coverage in this area for those not on the Telstra network. If you are on the Telstra network you will find you have coverage in Tara, but on the roads enroute there are large sections with no mobile coverage.
Note: Some roads entering into the region can be slightly narrower to other highways, with a number of tributary roads being gravel. Visitors are encouraged to drive safely and to the conditions of the road at the time.
Festival Bus Tour
Travel to Tara Festival with Palmers Coaches, with a fully inclusive bus tour available from the Gold Coast, Brisbane and Toowoomba. ...FIND OUT MORE
Bus Queensland operates from Brisbane to Toowoomba (you need to catch the Brisbane to Charleville bus and swap at Toowoomba for the Toowoomba to St.George Bus - via the Moonie Highway.
For details visit Bus Queensland - Brisbane to Charleville timetable and Toowoomba to St. George timetable (via Moonie Highway)