Collinsville is in the coal-rich region of Central Queensland, 87 kilometres south-west of Bowen.
This town features classic Australian history and hidden gems you can’t find anywhere else.
Experience the Collinsville Coalface as they celebrate the unique nature of Collinsville’s and Australia’s coal mining heritage. This experience showcases the unique stories of the men and women who lived through the early years of coal mining in Collinsville.
Off the beaten path is a true blue Aussie food and beverage establishment - Bowen River Hotel. Originally built in the 1860’s, located 40 minutes outside of Bowen you’ll find this charming cottage style, timber building, originally roofed with bark. Known as the best pub in the region with simple but tasty food and quiet country views that can’t be beat.
Take advantage of the many watering holes and pack a picnic to unwind. There is no shortage of spots in this charming country town.
1. 3 Mile Creek
2. Pelican Creek
3. 40 foot Creek
4. Terry’s Creek and
5. Bowen River
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