Couple enjoying Granite Belt wine in front of a campfire Diamondvale Cottages in StanthorpeCouple enjoying a campfire Diamondvale Cottages in Stanthorpe

Head to the Coolest Place in the State this Winter

Here in the coldest region in Queensland, you‘ll get to experience a true winter, with the possibility of surprise snowfall and a number of regular winter events, like Warwick’s Jumpers and Jazz in July or Snowflakes in Stanthorpe, that celebrate the cool climate.

Welcome to our backyard


Winter on the Southern Downs and Granite Belt is the perfect time to snuggle up in front of a roaring fire and wake up to frosty mornings and hazy fog that dissapears to reveal crisp clear days.  We have the perfect mix of breathtaking natural landscapes, immersive wine experiences, fresh local produce and exhilarating events celebrated across our four distinct seasons. Our major towns of Warwick and Stanthorpe are both within an easy drive of the region’s unique villages, with laidback locals and warm country hospitality awaiting you. Welcome to our backyard where the only thing you have to do is slow down, breathe deep and experience the essence of country life.