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Unveiling Toowoomba’s Hidden Past: The Dark Side Walking Tour

Unveiling Toowoomba's Hidden Past: The Dark Side Walking Tour
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Toowoomba, a city with a rich tapestry of history, harbours intriguing secrets waiting to be discovered. Unearth the concealed stories with the Toowoomba Trails: Dark Side Walking Tour.

Exploring Toowoomba’s Past

Toowoomba, often synonymous with postcard-perfect landscapes, hides a clandestine history of brothels, prisons, and eccentric characters.

Local guide Paul leads an enthralling exploration of the city’s dark side, delving into tales rarely shared in the picturesque postcards.

From Eccentric to Unsettling: A Journey

On Sunday, 17th March 2024, from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, the tour commences at Queens Park, corner Lindsay & Margaret Streets.

This experience promises to reveal the city’s unsavoury past, offering attendees a newfound awareness of Toowoomba’s diverse narrative.

Walk, Listen, and Connect with Toowoomba’s History

The walking tour winds through locations shrouded in mystery, providing an opportunity to connect with the city’s past.

From Russell Street near Toowoomba Railway Station to undisclosed corners holding untold stories, participants are urged to wear comfortable walking shoes and attire suitable for the outdoors.

A Toast to Toowoomba: Concluding at a Local Pub or Café

Every journey into the unknown deserves a fitting end. As the tour concludes, participants are invited for a well-deserved drink at a local pub or café, the cost of which is conveniently covered by the ticket.

Toowoomba’s Dark Side Walking Tour promises not just an exploration of its hidden past but a chance to connect with the city’s fascinating stories. Don’t miss the opportunity to uncover the secrets that lie beneath the surface of this Australian gem.

Click here for tickets and more information.