St George trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

St George

(4.8/5 based on 150+ reviews for 4 attractions)
Things to do: museums, wineries
St George is a town of approximately 2,400 people in Queensland, Australia. The town is 390km due west of Brisbane and the Gold Coast and sits just inside the region of South West Queensland, Australia. It is the administrative centre for the Shire of Balonne. It was named by Major Thomas Mitchell who crossed the Balonne River on St George's Day, 23 April 1846. At the, St George had a population of 2,410. It sits at the junction of several highways including the Castlereagh Highway, the Moonie Highway, the Carnarvon Highway and the Balonne Highway. The only crossing of the Balonne River is the Andrew Nixon Bridge on the Balonne Highway. St George is on the Balonne River which is reputedly an excellent fishing site for fish such as Yellowbelly and Murray Cod.The town has been affected in low lying areas by severe flooding on at least three occasions from 2010 to 2012.IndustryThe town is a centre for cotton growing, as well as sheep and wheat.Notable residentsIt gained national attention with the election of local accountant Barnaby Joyce to the Australian Senate following the 2004 federal election.
Make your own St George vacation itinerary, with a little help from those that know the place like the back of their hands, by using our Australia travel itinerary planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to St George

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Best things to do in St George

Where to stay in St George

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near St George:
Museums, nature, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, wineries
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, parks, museums
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Queensland

4 days in Birdsville & Melbourne BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Cairns & United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM CANADA October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Kingaroy & Brisbane BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in Australia BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM THAILAND April, culture, romantic, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, romantic, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Australia BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News