About Toowoomba

Lamington origin of ToowoombaThe city of Toowoomba located in the Darling Downs region of Queensland, Australia and is located 127km west of Brisbane.

According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics the population of Toowoomba in 2006 was reported to be 90,466 which has more than doubled since 1954 and is said to be Australia’s largest inland city!

What’s more, Toowoomba seems to lay claim to the origin of the humble Lamington!

Here is a site loaded with facts: About City of Toowoomba  I’d recommend a read (even if you are a local there are some really interesting points about this site!)

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