Looking for a place both naturally spectacular and ripe with opportunity? Killarney is one of the scenic gems of South East Queensland, with rolling foothills, deep secluded valleys and dramatic waterfalls. Almost 1000 people live in Killarney, with nearby villages Tannymorel, Murrays Bridge and Elbow Valley also providing picturesque living.
Killarney is an old timber and dairying town and now the centre of a thriving mixed-farming district, producing meat, potatoes, onions, grains and timber to name a few. Agriculture is still the primary industry, with health care, manufacturing, education and accommodation and food services also employing locals. Many Killarney residents work in nearby Warwick, only 25 minutes away. Learn more>
Killarney offers a range of housing with Queenslanders and Federation style homes the most popular. The median house price in Killarney is $190,000 with a median rental price of $250 per week. Learn more >
Killarney State School offers Prep to Grade 10 schooling, with many students completing Grades 11-12 in nearby Warwick. Nearby Tannymorel also has its own state primary school. Little Rascals Child Care Centre also operates in Killarney. Learn more >
Things to Do
The Queen Mary Falls section of Main Range National Park is a highlight for both tourists and locals, providing stunning views and walks. Carrs Lookout also provides spectacular views over Condamine Gorge. A number of annual events including Killarney Bonfire Night, Killarney Picnic Basket Day, Southern Downs Harvest Lunch and the Waddle, Saddle & Pedal bring the town alive. Learn more >