Tara, Australia

Travel Blogs from Tara

Tara Travel Blogs (5)
Tara - Roo Box., Tara, Australia travel blog

Tara - Roo Box.

A travel blog entry by heatheravan


... Post Office, obviously we were co-opted into mail sorting, but were not very good at it! Other than visiting family the other highlight of Tara was the "roo box". This is a chiller unit set up out of town where roo shooters bring in the nights shoot to be ...

Camel Races and MultiCultural Festival, Tara, Australia travel blog

Camel Races and MultiCultural Festival

A travel blog entry by shell51


Arrived into Tara very dry and dusty, but the town looking forward to their festival. A great money spinner for a country town, struggling in difficult times. The camping area was chock a block with vans, motor homes, tents, many hundreds, mostly us ...

Brisbane to Tara, Tara, Australia travel blog

Brisbane to Tara

A travel blog entry by peteandfi


... lucky, we hope.  So, we travelled from Brisbane to Tara, west of Dalby for the first stop.  Pleasant spot at the Tara Lagoon, where they charge $5 for the first night and then give you the next two nights free.  There is even power and hot ...

Tara Camel Races, Tara, Australia travel blog

Tara Camel Races

A travel blog entry by sueton


... ) in 1841. The prussian explorer Leichardt came through here and befriended Russel, he built the Slab Hut stables that still stand today. The Tara camel races are held every 2 years on the Tara Show Ground - this year they had a record turn out and we ...