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Rathdowney, QLD

Rathdowney is about an hours drive south of Brisbane and just a short drive from Beaudesert in the Logan River Valley. At the base of the Great Dividing Range, Rathdowney is a beautiful township offering lush forests and rolling hills. Rathdowney still retains much of its origins in timbering and dairy farming. You can learn about the interesting history of this area at the Visitor Information Centre and Historical Museum. See what events are on in the area or even buy local arts and crafts…Rathdowney invites you.


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About Rathdowney

  • Locality: Rural locality
  • Rathdowney Postcode: 4287
  • State: Queensland
  • Region: Brisbane
  • Latitude: -28.21094
  • Longitude: 152.86816
  • Elevation: 92m
  • Population: 308
  • Median Income: $25844
  • Area (Sq/km): 71.363
  • Timezone: Australia/Brisbane

Accommodation In Rathdowney

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Australia has wide variety of accommodation options to suit most budgets and travelling preferences. Choose from luxury lodges, boutique hotels, serviced apartments, motels, bed and breakfasts, caravan parks as well as youth and backpacker hostels.


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