8 interactive maps: Carnival of Flowers competition gardens

THE Chronicle Garden Competition gardens attract thousands of people each year during the Carnival of Flowers period. 

Visitors and residents are able to tour the gardens and chat to home owners about the years and months of hard work that have gone into creating the award-winning gardens.

Tens of thousands of people will check out the work of our passionate green thumbs over the next 10 days.

This year they will be open to the public from Friday, September 20 to Sunday, September 29.

To make it easier for those wanting to check out the gardens The Chronicle has compiled eight interactive maps.

There is one map with all entrants across the region, as well as seven self-driving garden loop maps.

There are garden loop maps starting at Queens Park, Picnic Point, Laurel Bank Park, Crows Nest and Pittsworth as well as a driving map from Spring Bluff Railway Station to Highfields.

Click here for downloadable PDFs of the maps

Take a look at The Chronicle Garden Competition maps below.

1. The Chronicle Garden Competition overall map

2. Queens Park self-driving loop 1 (public places)

Queens Park

TAFE Southwest Horticulture 

Cobb and Co Museum

Boyce Gardens

Newtown State Rose Garden

Grand Central 

3. Queens Park self-driving loop 2 (competition gardens)

Queens Park

30 Rhyde St

21 Talinga St

1A Mabel St

201 North St

32 Cathro St

14 Sprott St

5 Christmas St

7 Christmas St

3 Norwood St

4. Laurel Bank self-driving loop 

Laurel Bank Park

St Albans Church Hall 

15 Arabian St

17 Arabian St

DownsSteam Tourist Railway

Japanese Gardens

USQ Gumbi Gumbi Gardens

5 Fern Dr

5 Kearney St

333 Spring St

295 Stenner St

254 South St 

5. Picnic Point self-driving loop 

Picnic Point

17 Faith St

Toowoomba Waterbird Habitat

24 Wiangaree Dr

17 Dallang Rd

255 Hume St

161 Perth St

St Paul's Church Hall

8 Burke St

19 Burke St

38A Crown St 

6. Highfields self-driving loop

Spring Bluff Railway Station

2 Blue Meadow Ct

5 Horizon Ct

11 Horizon Ct

59 Goombungee Meringandan Rd

1.47 Trevean Dr

73 Wirraglen Rd

40 Smythe Dr

10522 New England Hwy

56 Kuhls Rd

17 Ward St 

7. Pittsworth self-driving loop

Cafe Creame

15 Beresford St

5 Briggs St

7 Bowden St

35 Helens St

18 Short St

61 Yandilla St

8. Country self-driving loop

194 Schultz's-Haden Rd

286 Swain Rd

2 Lalor St

The Nest Cafe

3 Perseverance Rd

123 McLean Rd

8678 New England Hwy

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