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Experience the Magic of the 2024 Carnival of Flowers in Toowoomba Celebrating their 75th year of Carnival

and 75th Grand Central Floral Parade – It’s Party Time!

Step into a world of vibrant blooms and enchanting festivities at the 2024 Carnival of Flowers in Toowoomba! This much-anticipated annual event, set in the picturesque Garden City, promises a spectacular display of nature's beauty and a celebration of community spirit.Mark your calendars for 13 September to 7 October and prepare to be captivated by the dazzling array of floral displays, cultural activities, and family-friendly entertainment.

A Floral Extravaganza
The Carnival of Flowers is renowned for its breathtaking floral displays that transform Toowoomba into a kaleidoscope of colours.
Wander through the meticulously curated gardens and parks, each showcasing an exquisite selection of blooms.
From the iconic Queens Park to the charming Laurel Bank Park, every corner of the city is adorned with stunning flowers, creating a feast for the eyes and a paradise for photography enthusiasts.

Festivities for All Ages
The carnival offers a diverse range of activities and events to suit all interests and age groups.
Enjoy the vibrant Grand Central Floral Parade, where elaborately decorated floats, marching bands, and street performers bring the streets of Toowoomba to life.
Don't miss the iconic Ferris wheel at Sideshow Alley, offering panoramic views of the city's floral splendour.

For the foodies, the Festival of Food and Wine is a must-visit. Indulge in delectable local cuisine, sample fine wines, and enjoy live music in a relaxed, garden-setting atmosphere.
The Heritage Bank Parkland Entertainment will also feature a lineup of talented artists, ensuring a lively and entertaining experience.

Cultural Enrichment
In addition to its floral and festive offerings, the Carnival of Flowers provides a unique opportunity to delve into the rich cultural heritage of Toowoomba.
Explore Royal Bull’s Head Inn or the Cobb+Co Museum, showcasing just some of the region's history and craftsmanship. Participate in guided tours and heritage walks that highlight the city's architectural gems and historical landmarks.

Family-Friendly Fun
The 2024 Carnival of Flowers is designed with families in mind. Kids will love the interactive children's activities, storytelling sessions, and garden-themed games.
The entire family can enjoy the enchanting twilight tours plus so much more.

Plan Your Visit
To make the most of your Carnival of Flowers experience, plan your visit in advance.
Check the official Carnival of Flowers website for the full program of events, ticketing information, and accommodation options.
Whether you're a local or a visitor, the 2024 Carnival of Flowers promises an unforgettable experience filled with colour, joy, and community spirit.


Royal Bull's Head Inn

We will be open from 15-20 September 2024 during the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers from 10:00am - 1:00pm daily.  

  • Guided Tours at 11:00am
  • High Tea can be booked online 2:00pm - 3:30pm in the parlour - Bookings are a must!
  • Visit our What's On page for all the details and to book.



Celebrating 75 years - 2024 Carnival of Flowers

Experience the magic!