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This town with the longest single place name in Queensland is known locally simply as ‘The Bun’. This enthusiastic township recently won the community action award in the Tidy Towns Competition and is a regular finalist and category winner.

Kaimkillenbun was the setting for the movie ‘Chase Through the Night’ which starred Nicole Kidman and it is also the birthplace of Olympic basketballer, John Dorge.

Accommodation and country meals are available at the historical ‘Bun Pub.’

Activites and Experiences at Kaimkillenbun

  • Motorcycling There is great motorcycling in the Bunya Mountains close to Kaimkillenbun.
  • Trail bike riding
  • Bushwalking The Bunya Mountains National Park nearby has extensive bushwalking tracks.
  • Camping The Bunya Mountains National Park offers bushland park cabins and camping on Soldiers Road.
  • Driving The Bunya Mountains National Park near Kaimkillenbun offers picturesque winding roads through rainforest habitats. Wind down your windows, ease up on the accelerator and enjoy the wildlife and high mountain views.
  • Farm/Station activity A farm stay operates at the foot of the Bunya Mountains.
  • Flora Bunya Mountains National Park
  • Horseriding A farm stay operates at the foot of the Bunya Mountains.
  • Industrial Scattered locations.
  • Sightseeing Bunya Mountains National Park
  • Sports Participate Indoor bowls, social cricket, tennis
  • Spotlighting Bunya Mountains National Park
  • Tennis Kaimkillenbun Tennis Courts
  • Animal Viewing Bunya Mountains National Park
  • Walking The Bunya Mountains National Park nearby has extensive bushwalking tracks.
  • Accommodation Stay at the pub or one of the wide range of options in the Bunya Mountains nearby.
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point Of Sale The Bun Pub and Store.
  • Fuel Available at the Bun Store.
  • Public Bar The Bun Pub.
  • Post Office The Bun Store.
  • Sporting Facilities Tennis courts.
  • Tennis Court
  • Active Explore the extensive range of bushwalking tracks through the Bunya Mountains.
  • Aussie Lifestyle
  • Caravan and Camping Campgrounds at the Bunya Mountains National Park.
  • Rural/Country
  • Eco Tourism Bunya Mountains National Park.
  • Educational Visit the National Parks and Wildlife Service Information Centre in the Bunya Mountains.
  • Environmental Bunya Mountains National Park.
  • Farm/Station
  • Flora and Fauna See the unique Bunya Pine Trees and marvel at the abundant wallabies and parrots in the Bunya Mountains.
  • National Park Bunya Mountains National Park.
  • Nature based Bunya Mountains National Park.
  • Pub Stay The Bun Pub.
  • Rainforest Bunya Mountains National Park.
  • Sport The welcome signs at either end of town show how important trail bike riding is in this community. Kaimkillenbun hosts an annual trail bike ride, usually in May.
  • Wilderness Bunya Mountains National Park.
  • Wildflower
  • Wildlife Bunya Mountains National Park.
  • World Heritage
  • RTN, QH and National Distributors (TQ)

Nearest Airport: Dalby

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