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Drayton Destination Guide

Explore Drayton in Australia.

Drayton in the region of Queensland is a town in Australia - some 557 mi (or 896 km) North of Canberra, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Drayton

Current time in Drayton is now 06:44 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Australia / Brisbane" with an UTC offset of 10 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Willowburn, Wetalla, Spring Bluff, Shepperd, Pengarry or Blue Mountain Heights. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Wyreema, Westbrook, Wellcamp, Toowoomba, Harristown and Charlton. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

29°C / 85 °F Scattered clouds
Morning Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 47%
Air Pressure 1011.6 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (0 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Friday, 22nd of March 2019
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 20°C (68 °F)
Saturday, 23rd of March 2019
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 19°C (65 °F)
Sunday, 24th of March 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)

Videos

Trip'n around

07:02 min ( July 26, 2012 by mackjack525)
Views: 3,710 - Rating: 4.9/5

Just some footage of my day & the places i travel to

Snake diamond python australia

00:35 min ( December 01, 2006 by freshairau)
Views: 10,660 - Rating: 4.66667/5

Snake diamond python australia


Toowoomba Queensland Australia

06:35 min ( June 25, 2008 by freshairau)
Views: 21,375 - Rating: 4.16667/5

Toowoomba Queensland Australia

Spring - Vivaldi Four Seasons

02:10 min ( October 09, 2007 by Shenzo Gregorio)
Views: 8,828 - Rating: 3.8/5

Live from the streets of Toowoomba, thousands turned out for the 100th aniversay of Towoomba's birth as a city. Mc joel Salem introduces Shenzo for the finale and fire works


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Drayton during the next days.

23
Mar
2019

Go Rural Experience Day 2019 - Expression Of Interest

Beginning: 08:45 am (08:45).
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Acrylic Mixed Media Painting Workshop Toowoomba, By Crea8ive.

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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Saturday Afternoon Acrylic Pour Paint And Sip Along Workshop Toowoomba.

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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24
Mar
2019

DIY Bath And Body Workshop

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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26
Mar
2019

HR For General Practice Workshop

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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27
Mar
2019

Tai Chi Qigong In The Salt Cave

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Mountainfilm On Tour - Toowoomba

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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29
Mar
2019

Toowoomba QSITE: Unpacking Digital Solutions 2

Beginning: 08:45 am (08:45).
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03
Apr
2019

Tai Chi Qigong In The Salt Cave

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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04
Apr
2019

"Try Coworking" Day At Canvas Coworking Space - Free For A Day!

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
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Interesting facts about this location

Drayton, Queensland

Drayton is an outer southwestern suburb of Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Its Local Government Area is the Toowoomba Region. The first substantial settlement on the Darling Downs in c.1842. The nearby township of Toowoomba expanded more rapidly than Drayton, and in the 1860s the centre of population shifted to Toowoomba, leaving Drayton as a southwestern suburb. One of the oldest buildings in the Drayton area is the Royal Bull's Head Inn.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -27.58, 151.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Suburbs of Toowoomba, Towns in the Darling Downs

Darling Downs Institute of Advanced Education

The Darling Downs Institute of Advanced Education (DDIAE) was a tertiary education facility offering undergraduate (Bachelor level and below) degrees and certificates in Toowoomba, Queensland Australia, from the 1967 until it was elevated to University College status (1990) and later University status (1992) as the University of Southern Queensland. DDIAE was originally a campus of the Queensland Institute of Technology.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -27.58, 151.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Public schools in Queensland

University of Southern Queensland

The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) is based in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia, with campuses also in Springfield and Fraser Coast. The institution was established in 1967 as the Queensland Institute of Technology (Darling Downs). In 1971, it became the Darling Downs Institute of Advanced Education, then the University College of Southern Queensland in 1990 and finally the University of Southern Queensland in 1992.

More reading: University of Southern Queensland homepage
Located at -27.58, 151.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Association of Commonwealth Universities, Darling Downs, Educational institutions established in 1967, Toowoomba, Universities in Queensland, University of Southern Queensland

Toowoomba Prison

Toowoomba Gaol is a historic Australian prison site in Toowoomba, Queensland.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -27.58, 151.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1864 establishments in Australia, 1900 disestablishments, Australian historic places, Buildings and structures demolished in 1903, Buildings and structures in Toowoomba, Defunct prisons in Queensland, Demolished buildings and structures in Australia

Toowoomba

Toowoomba (nicknamed 'The Garden City') is a city in Southern Queensland, Australia. It is located 127 km west of Queensland's capital city, Brisbane. With an estimated district population of 131,258, Toowoomba is Australia's second most populous inland city and the most populous non-capital inland city. A university and cathedral city, Toowoomba hosts the Australian Carnival of Flowers each September, and Easterfest is held annually over the Easter weekend.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -27.58, 151.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Australian Aboriginal placenames, Darling Downs, Queensland floods, Toowoomba, Towns in the Darling Downs