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Jandowae, QLD

As Wambo Shire’s principal town, this is the picturesque home of the new Wambo Shire Council Community and Cultural Centre. This facility houses a library, information centre, meeting rooms, arts and crafts centre, professional offices and is a Queensland Government Agent Program office. A major museum is planned as a future extension.

Visitors are always welcome in this friendly country community and, with three hotels and a caravan park, there is plenty of accommodation available. Another exciting development in Jandowae is the institution of the Timber Town Festival.

Jandowae dam is a popular fishing, swimming, skiing and boating spot. Farm stays are also available in the area.

Nearest Airport: Jandowae, Lyndley Pastoral Co, public on private land

Where to stay?


  • Active
  • Farm/Station
  • Homestay
  • Rural/Country
  • Food and Wine
  • Historic/Heritage

Popular Activities

  • Canoeing
  • Golfing
  • Horse Riding
  • Shopping
  • Skiing - Water
  • Swimming
  • Golfing
  • Fishing
  • Golfing

About Jandowae

  • Locality: Urban locality
  • Jandowae Postcode: 4410
  • State: Queensland
  • Region: Southern Queensland Country
  • Latitude: -26.7812
  • Longitude: 151.10982
  • Elevation: 360m
  • Population: 1047
  • Median Income: $24596
  • Area (Sq/km): 254.111
  • Timezone: Australia/Brisbane

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