Toowoomba

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In the beautiful Queensland countryside, you’ll find the thriving regional centre of Toowoomba. Located in the middle of the stunning Darling Downs, Toowoomba offers a host of benefits to international students in Australia. Whether you’re seeking world-class educational providers, a laid-back lifestyle or urban convenience, you will find it all in Toowoomba. Sometimes, it can be hard to choose between the bright lights of the city and the calming ambience of a regional town. Lucky for you, Toowoomba has both. When you study here, you’ll enjoy the tranquil country life while having the ability to explore larger cities. Immerse yourself in the laid-back surfer community by day and head to a vibrant bar by night. In Toowoomba, you don’t have to pick one or the other – you can have it all.

Toowoomba, Queensland

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While it has retained its country charm, the picturesque regional city of Toowoomba has grown significantly over the years. Known as Queensland’s Garden City, you’ll find over 150 parks across the city, from the iconic Picnic Point, to the beloved Japanese Garden.
Where to Study
Toowoomba is home to several high-quality education providers that offer modern facilities and great courses to choose from. These include the University of Southern Queensland (USQ), which has been awarded a five-star rating for internationalisation and employability, and TAFE Queensland’s Toowoomba, allowing students to gain on-the-job experience while they study.
Public Transport
The city is serviced by an extensive network of bus routes. The easiest and most affordable way to catch public transport in Toowoomba (and across South East Queensland) is by using a go card. As a student, you can access a concession card, which means cheaper fares.

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