Life in Kingaroy
Life in Kingaroy
Welcome to Kingaroy. We know you are going to love living in Kingaroy and have a great time if you are passing through.
Is Kingaroy a good place to live?
Yes, Kingaroy is a great place to live or visit. Below our guide to Kingaroy will give you all the information you need to make moving here easier or make your trip a more informed and enjoyable one.
Visas required to live in Kingaroy
If you happen to be a citizen from a country other than Australia and are looking to move to Kingaroy, you are going to need a visa to do so. Australia has many visas on offer that could allow you to live and work in Kingaroy. Due to there being many different visas, each with it’s own rights and obligations, it is best to take our Free Visa Assessment so we can provide accurate advice on the visa options available to you in your specific circumstances.
If you are moving to Kingaroy and want to find a job in Kingaroy we have a guide specifically on how to find and apply for jobs in Kingaroy for new arrivals. Always make sure you have secured a visa that allows you to work before starting your new job.
Map of Kingaroy
Weather in Kingaroy
Kingaroy is a rural town and locality in the South Burnett Region, Queensland, Australia. It is approximately 210 kilometres (130 mi) or about 2½ hours drive north-west of the state capital Brisbane. The town is situated on the junction of the D’Aguilar and the Bunya Highways. In the 2016 census, the locality of Kingaroy had a population of 10,020 people.
As at June 2018, Kingaroy had a population of 10,398
It is known as the “Peanut Capital of Australia” because Australia’s largest peanut processing plant is located in the town and it’s peanut silos that dominate the skyline. Kingaroy is also known as the hometown of former Premier of Queensland, Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen.
Hotels and Accommodation in Kingaroy
There are all types of accommodation available in Kingaroy. The best place to find Hotels, serviced apartments or holiday lets is via Book Direct and Save Bookdirectandsave.com
This website lists the exact same properties as Airbnb and booking.com but does not charge the high commissions so their nightly accommodation rates are cheaper.
Or contact any of these great local hotels, apartments or holiday accommodation businesses.
Kingaroy is full of great businesses and helpful services. Below are a selection of our best.
Accountants in Kingaroy
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Doctors and Medical clinics in Kingaroy
You can make an appointment at any of these local doctors or clinics.
Contact one of the Kingaroy Electricians below
Hospitals in Kingaroy
Mechanics in Kingaroy
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Pest Control in Kingaroy
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Schools in Kingaroy
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Vets in Kingaroy
For all information on living in towns and cities across Australia visit our Living in Australia index page where you will find 160 guides on areas right across the country.
To live and work in Australia you might be eligible for an Australian Work Visa or a Permanent Residency visa as a skilled worker. Find out more and move to Australia to live and work and start you new life.