Welcome to Crows Nest

People choose to live in this warm and friendly district for the lifestyle and opportunities offered.

Crows Nest offers an idyllic, safe and affordable country  lifestyle, well suited to young families, retirees and first  home buyers.

Offering many amenities, a rich history, a vibrant art scene and boutique businesses, the town’s  community spirit is thriving. Its picturesque location, relaxed rural atmosphere, and natural attractions all  make Crows Nest a very desirable place to live.  

The Toowoomba Regional Councils Crows Nest Community Directory can be downloaded here.

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Where are we?

Crows Nest is located 44 km north-east of Toowoomba.

It is an easy commute to  Toowoomba to access all the services of a major centre.  Although located in the region defined as the Darling  Downs, Crows Nest is situated 543 metres above sea  level, atop the Great Dividing Range and as a result is set amongst rolling hills. Close by are four National  Parks and three lakes. The vegetation ranges from open  woodlands to forests including some rainforest areas.  The district is known for its beautiful tall eucalypts with  diverse wildlife including birdlife and rock wallabies.

What would you Like to do?

Visit The High country

Take a stickybeak at Crows Nest. Enjoy the clean fresh mountain air of the High Country. Call in at a Visitor Information Centre for the latest on what to do, where to eat, where to stay.

Find Events

There is always something going on in and around Crows Nest. Stay an extra night and enjoy a food festival, art experience, tour or just savour the tranquility in front of a cosy fire. 

Support Business

Business is thriving, we have just about every good or service you could ever want. Shop locally, support our town, our families and our community.

Invest In Crowsnest

Invest in our gentle, tranquil lifestyle, take some time to slow down and breathe in our cool mountain air. There is so much to see and do, & experience… but on Crows Nest time.

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Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the Jarowair', Garumga, and Dalla People as the Traditional Owners of the Crows Nest area, we pay our respect to the Elders past, present and emerging.