Middlemount is one and a half hours drive from Emerald and three hours from Rockhampton and Mackay. Middlemount, only 30 years old, is a purpose-built coal mining town. Contact your local council office for more information.

Things to do

  • Blue Mountain Park:  Free barbeque facilities and panoramic views.Bundoora Dam
  • Olympic size pool
  • Bundoora Dam: Camping, skiing and fishing the dam has native and stocked fish and facilities include free camping, toilets, barbeques 
  • and picnic tables. For creek and river fishing, anglers should check out the nearby Isaac, Mackenzie and Connors River systems - all within one hours travelling time.
  • Golf: Open to visitors as well as locals, Middlemount hosts two annual golfing events; the Emergency Services Golf Day and its Pro-Am Tournament. For more information contact the Middlemount Golf Club on 4985 7830.
  • Race Day:  First Saturday in August annually.
  • Bowls: Locals and visitors are welcome at the Middlemount Bowls Club. The club hosts two annual classics a year and is open for Barefoot Bowls during regular opening hours. For more information contact the Middlemount Bowls Club on 4985 7525.