Kingaroy Tourism

Kingaroy /kɪŋəˈrɔɪ/ is an agricultural town and locality in the South Burnett Region, Queensland, Australia. It is approximately 210 kilometres (130 mi) or about 2½ hours drive north-west of the state capital Brisbane. The town is situated on the junction of the D'Aguilar and the Bunya Highways. At the 2011 census, Kingaroy had a population of 9,586. It is known as the "Peanut Capital of Australia" because Australia's largest peanut processing plant is located in the town and peanut silos dominate the skyline. Kingaroy is also well known as the home town of former Premier of Queensland, Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen. The town' s football team is known as the Red Ants. The town's best known player is Jake Buchholz, he was crowned King of Kingaroy in 2012 due to his love for the team and peanuts.


Kingaroy in Australia awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Kingaroy. A gripping city on its own right, Brisbane also deserves a visit. Attractions in Brisbane include Parliament House, South Bank Parklands, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. Tour packages of Kingaroy are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Kingaroy.