Things to do in the area
Spring Bluff Railway Station and cafe is a heritage listed site located on the main railway line between Ipswich and Toowoomba. Its significance stems from 150 years of railway history and the attraction of its beautiful landscaped gardens. Enjoy a coffee and snack at the cafe and stroll around the gardens whilst being serenaded by the local birds.
Murphy's Creek Tavern:
Enjoy a cold drink, coffee, lunch and dinner at our local tavern. Live music and food theme evenings features regular - check out their Facebook page for details. The Tavern offers a courtesy bus to and from Murphy's Creek Escape on a Friday and Saturday night. Bookings are essential.
Cobb & Co Museum: now including a Sciencentre!
Cobb+Co Museum is part of the Queensland Museum and is home to the National Carriage Collection. As well as Cobb & Co coaches, their collection includes examples of a vast range of vehicles from the horse-drawn era, from farm wagons and delivery carts to the Rolls Royce of Carriages, the landau. They also feature extensive displays on the natural and cultural history of Toowoomba and the Darling Downs. Cobb & Co offer opportunities for people to learn a range of heritage trades and skills through their Hands On Workshops program, including blacksmithing, silversmithing, leadlighting and leatherwork. Why not book for a weekend workshop and stay at the Escape? Located in Toowoomba. www.cobbandco.qm.qld.gov.au