Binalong Motel is located in Goondiwindi on the NSW/QLD border. We are just a short walk to the town centre.
On-site undercover parking
Parking for boats and trailers
Room service - limited service
|Parking||Undercover car parking is available and plenty of street parking for larger vehicles|
|Things To Do||Goondiwindi Region Tours Take a day long tour showcasing our region, stopping at Inglewood and all over the district including Lavender Farm and Olive farm as well as historic Heritage centres and the dam to name a few. $130, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea included. Phone: Samantha on 0427 878 342
Gunsynd Statue and Museum Near the original Border bridge, the statue commemorates the famous ‘Goondiwindi Grey’ who won the hearts of racegoers in the late 60s and early 70s. Across the road in the Library Complex, the Gunsynd & Rodeo Memorabilia Tribute displays a wealth of information. After browsing through it and watching the DVD, check out the Visitor Information Centre in the same building.
Customs House Museum A Border Customs Point before Federation, this authentically restored building and its magnificent cottage garden house a rich and colourful collection of mementos from yesteryear. Also in the grounds is Martha’s Cottage, built in 1875. TheMuseum is open everyday day except Tuesday from 10 am to 4 pm.
River walk The level three kilometre walkway along the majestic, tree-lined Macintyre River features a series of interpretive signs about the environmental, social, economic, historical and cultural aspects of the river. Enjoy the tranquillity and spot dozens of different species of plants, birds and other wildlife.
Central Business District Marshall and Herbert Streets offers a terrific range of shopping experiences. A variety of cafes, restaurants and hotels caters for all tastes in food and drink. A highlight is the eye-catching facade of the historic Victoria Hotel, a fine example of the architecture of its era.
Botanic Gardens of the Western Woodlands Established in 1988, this 25 hectare site with a lake and island features a growing collection of plants that are native to the Darling Basin. Extensive lawns, shelter sheds free gas barbecues and a playground for the kids make this an ideal place to relax and enjoy the great outdoors.
Natural Heritage Water Park With 210 hectares of parkland featuring a 3.3 kilometre circuit for waterskiing and other water sports, this facility has a very attractive two hectare barbeque and picnic area, revegetated woodlands, natural and artificial wetlands, and walking and bird watching trails.
Artesian Spa Enjoy warm ,natural mineral-rich waters at the Gundy Star Tourist Park. Open 7 days,the deep underground waters ease the body and soothe the mind . Maintained at 38 degrees C, the thermal waters are said to be used for many years in the treatment of rheumatic and muscular disorders, as well as skin ailments and repiratory problems.
Fishing Goondiwindi and district boasts some of the best inland fishing in Australia with catches of Golden Perch (Yellowbelly) and Murray Cod firmly on the agenda. A free Camping and Fishing Guide is available at the Visitor’s Information Centre. Be aware that bag, size and seasonal restrictions on catches apply.
Bird trails Goondiwindi has an amazing array of birdlife and some great spots for bird watching which are outlined in a special brochure available at the Visitor’s Information Centre.
Border Bridge The historic Border Bridge was built in 1914 and is a landmark of Goondiwindi. The bridge spans the Macintyre River and was the main hub for freight crossing the border between New South Wales and Queensland, where duties were collected by Customs.
Callandoon Pioneer Cemetery 19km west of Goondiwindi on the Barwon Highway, the Callandoon Pioneer Cemetery contains six graves dating from 1876, with only two head stones now standing. Callandoon once had a Post Office, Police Barracks, Gaol and CPS Office. In 1848 Aboriginal Police were recruited. In 1859 it was appointed a place for holding Courts of Petty Sessions. Take a short break from your drive, stretch your legs and feel the history that surrounds you.
|Business Facilities||Fax, Scanner|
|Terms and Conditions||All guests staying at this property are bound by the terms of the InnKeeper's Act 1899.|