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South Toowoomba
Toowoomba South State School.jpg
Toowoomba South State School, 2014
Population 5,225 (2011 census)
 • Density 1,412/km2 (3,660/sq mi)
Postcode(s) 4350
Area 3.7 km2 (1.4 sq mi)
Location 2 km (1 mi) S of Toowoomba
LGA(s) Toowoomba Region
State electorate(s) Toowoomba South
Federal Division(s) Groom
Suburbs around South Toowoomba:
Newtown Toowoomba City East Toowoomba
Harristown South Toowoomba Rangeville
Kearneys Spring Centenary Heights Rangeville

South Toowoomba is an inner suburb of Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia, located directly south of the city centre. At the 2011 Australian Census the suburb recorded a population of 5,225.

St Patricks Cathedral, Toowoomba
St Patricks Cathedral, 2014

The suburb is home to St Patricks Cathedral, City Golf Course, the Downs Shopping Centre and St Saviour's College.


  • City Colf Club - Venue for local entertainment and host of the Coca-Cola Queensland PGA Championship
  • Toowoomba Public Hospital

Heritage listings

South Toowoomba has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:

  • James Street: St Patricks Cathedral
  • 158 James Street: Toowoomba South State School
  • Pechey Street: Toowoomba Hospital
  • 68 Stephen Street: Cottage
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