Stay on the Highway!


Augathella on the Highway is a well situated, convenient rest stop for travellers driving to or from Darwin, Mt Isa, Longreach, Toowoomba, Brisbane or Central NSW.  Augathella on the Highway is located along the eastern edge of Augathella, directly on the corner of the main Landsborough Highway (also referred to as the Matilda Highway tourist route) and Main Street, Augathella, the township itself is nestled immediately behind.

Need Directions?

Augathella on the Highway is located directly on the main route between Brisbane and Mt Isa.

Approaching Augathella from the south, 5km out you will see the Charleville Turn -Off (where the Mitchell Highway meets the Landsborough Highway at a T-intersection). Keep going north along the Landsborough Highway, passing a side road 3km along on the left signed “Augathella” (that’s a loop road which will take you round the back of town and back out onto the Highway further along). Another 2km on you will see our motel units set back from the road on the left and then our BP Roadhouse next along. Come straight in!

Approaching Augathella from the north, Our BP Roadhouse complex is the first thing you will see on your right, on the corner of Main Street and the Highway. Come straight in!

As a guide, mileage between towns
is approximately as follows:

Heading North:

Augathella – Tambo 115km
Tambo Blackall 100km
Blackall – Barcaldine 107km
Barcaldine – Longreach 106km
Longreach – Winton 180km
Winton – Cloncurry 353km
Cloncurry – Mt Isa 121km
   total: 1082km

Heading South East

Augathella – Morven 91km
Morven - Mitchell 89km
Mitchell – Roma 87km
Roma – Miles 140km
Miles – Chinchilla 40km
Chinchilla – Dalby 86km
Dalby – Toowoomba 83km
Toowoomba – Brisbane 128km
  total:    744km

Heading South West:

Augathella – Charleville 80km
Charleville – Cunnamulla 201km
Cunnamulla – Bourke 244km 
  total:    525km