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Jackson, QLD

An interesting sight in Jackson is the Old Play Shed, which is part of the original Jackson School Play Shed. At the present, in conjunction with the Year of the Outback, local history is being documented for display at the Old Play Shed.

Jackson is situated about four hours travel from Brisbane and has a population of 46.

The Jackson Public Library with Internet Access is open every Wednesday from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. or by appointment. There is a public park with toilets.

Nearest Airport: Miles

Where to stay?


  • Farm/Station
  • Rural/Country

Popular Activities

  • Driving

About Jackson

  • Locality: Rural locality
  • Jackson Postcode: 4426
  • State: Queensland
  • Region: Southern Queensland Country
  • Latitude: -26.64223
  • Longitude: 149.62317
  • Elevation: 324m
  • Population: 57
  • Median Income: $23400
  • Area (Sq/km): 89.742
  • Timezone: Australia/Brisbane

Explore The Outback

Australia has a vast remote interior, much of it largely untouched. By night, the outback is deathly quiet, with the only light provided by the stars and the moon - a perfect oportunity for stargazing. Explore the isolated heart of the country, meet and connect with Aboriginal people and experience one of the oldest living cultures in the world. Go ‘walk-about’ and immerse yourself with Australia’s endless outback horizons.

Outback Experiences

Luxe Accommodation

Enjoy a distinctly Australian luxury experience, such as the unforgettable reefs, islands, beaches and coast; rugged mountain ranges, rainforests and vast national parks; and the many vibrant food and wine regions. Take a once in a lifetime adventure and discover the sheer indulgence of experiencing the wonders of Australia in style and stay in total luxury.

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Glasshouse Mountains

The Glasshouse Mountains in the hinterland of Queensland’s Sunshine Coast are actually the cores of 20 million year old volcanoes. The sides of the volcanoes have eroded away leaving only the hardened rock spiremountain cores we see today. Learn more about this awe-inspiring landscape.

Glasshouse Mountains