Our Region

All Roads Lead To Growth

Toowoomba and the Surat Basin Region is currently experiencing an influx of major infrastructure developments totalling in excess of $14 billion. With unrivalled road, rail and air connectivity now on the region’s doorstep, Toowoomba is set to become the transport and logistics hub of Queensland and Australia.

Fast Facts - Toowoomba

  • Toowoomba current population is 170,356 this figure will jump to 200,000 in the next 15 years
  • More than 3 million visitors to the region each year
  • $14 billion development spend in the Toowoomba region
  • $11.56 billion Gross Regional Product (GRP) as of 30 June 2020
  • $367,945 median house price - $90,415 lower than the QLD Average.
  • Toowoomba region represents Australia’s leading agricultural sector in production and innovation

Fast Facts - Western Downs 

  • Western Downs current population is 34,579
  • 4,711 local businesses
  • $5.54 billion Gross Regional Product (GRP) as of 30 June 2020
  • $200,209 median house price,  $258,151 lower than the QLD Average
  • Low unemployment rate of 6.0% (2021) 
  • Construction is the largest employer, generating 4,348 FTE jobs in 2019/20

Fast Facts - Maranoa 

  • Maranoa current population is 12,688
  • 2,558 local businesses
  • $2.19 billion Gross Regional Product (GRP) as of 30 June 2020
  • $237,577 median house price,  $220,783 lower than the QLD Average
  • Low unemployment rate of 3.7% (2021)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing is the largest employer, generating 1,833 FTE jobs in 2019/20




During our time with TSBE, the team has been proactive in providing personal introductions and leads to our company. This eventuated in earning new business which we probably otherwise wouldn’t have known about. I would highly recommend speaking with Lance to gain valuable assistance accessing supply chain opportunities.

Scott Richards, Sales & Marketing Manager, Clearspan