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Kaimkillenbun, QLD

This town with the longest single place name in Queensland is known locally simply as ‘The Bun’. This enthusiastic township recently won the community action award in the Tidy Towns Competition and is a regular finalist and category winner.

Kaimkillenbun was the setting for the movie ‘Chase Through the Night’ which starred Nicole Kidman and it is also the birthplace of Olympic basketballer, John Dorge.

Accommodation and country meals are available at the historical ‘Bun Pub.’

Nearest Airport: Dalby

Where to stay?


  • Active
  • Caravan and Camping
  • Farm/Station
  • Farm/Station
  • Rural/Country
  • Eco Tourism
  • Environmental
  • Nature based

Popular Activities

  • Trail bike riding
  • Bush Walking
  • Driving
  • Horse Riding
  • Sightseeing
  • National Park
  • Rainforest
  • Wilderness
  • Wildlife
  • World Heritage

About Kaimkillenbun

  • Locality: Rural locality
  • Kaimkillenbun Postcode: 4406
  • State: Queensland
  • Region: Southern Queensland Country
  • Latitude: -27.06097
  • Longitude: 151.43389
  • Elevation: 393m
  • Population: 293
  • Median Income: $30368
  • Area (Sq/km): 207.671
  • Timezone: Australia/Brisbane

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