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Oakey, QLD

Oakey has all the amenities of a modern town including an Olympic pool, excellent sporting facilities and many service and social clubs. It also features Australia’s largest Army Aviation Base. The Museum of Australian Army Flying houses an impressive display of every type of aircraft flown by the Australian Army since World War Two.


Oakey is a friendly rural community surrounded by far stretching golden fields of grain, and paddocks scattered with grazing farm animals. The Town offers warm country hospitality in a relaxed rural atmosphere.

The Town’s major industries include export abattoirs, malting and engineering works.

Nearest Airport: Toowoomba

Where to stay?


  • Caravan and Camping
  • Farm/Station
  • Rural/Country
  • Cultural
  • Food and Wine
  • Historic/Heritage

Popular Activities

  • Golfing
  • Swimming
  • Wine Tasting
  • Winery
  • Fishing - Estuary

About Oakey

  • Locality: Urban locality
  • Oakey Postcode: 4401
  • State: Queensland
  • Region: Southern Queensland Country
  • Latitude: -27.43327
  • Longitude: 151.72093
  • Elevation: 403m
  • Population: 4705
  • Median Income: $30732
  • Area (Sq/km): 126.812
  • Timezone: Australia/Brisbane

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