Hero BG




SOUTH WEST Directory



Wellness of a Community reflects:

  • the Strength of the Individual,
  • their Resilience to Bounce Back and
  • the Support Community Members give each other.

In Rural and Remote Communities, individuals are valued and people tend to look out for each other.

However, access to resources is an essential support tool. Below is a list of contacts.
Please advise, if you are aware of contacts not on this list. Or if the contacts listed are no longer offering support services in the region.





  Links to:
  Shire and Regional Councils  
  Balonne Shire Council
  Bulloo Shire Council
  Maranoa Regional Council
  Murweh Shire Council
  Paroo Shire Council
  Quilpie Shire Council
    Department of State Development, Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning.
  South West Regional Economic Development
    Federal and State Electorates
    Health & Hospital Board
  South West Health and Hospital Board


  Links to:
    Natural Resource Management
  Southern Qld Landscapes
  Murray Darlng Basin Authority
    Agricultural Industry
  Meat and Livestock Australia
  Future Beef
  Grains Research and Development Corporation
  Goat Industry Council
    Agri Political Lobby Groups
  Agforce QLD
    Educational Lobby Group
  Isolated Children's Parents Association
    Tourism Associations
  Southern Queensland Country
  Outback Queensland


  Links to:
  Hospital & Health Services  
Charleville Community & Allied Health 07 4650 5300
St George Community & Allied Health 07 4620 2265
Roma Community & Allied Health 07 4624 2977
Toowoomba Acute Care Mental Health Team 07 4616 5210
   24 Hour Helplines  
  In a Mental Health Emergency  - always ring  000
Lifeline  - 24 hour crisis line 13 11 14
  Kids Help Line 1800 551 800
  Headspace (12-25 yr olds) 1800 650 890
  Parent Help Line 1300 301 300
  Mensline 1300 78 99 78
  Other contacts  
  Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467
  Relationships Australia 1300 364 277
  Disability Services Qld 07 4615 3900
  Alcohol & Drug Information Service 1800 177 833
Virtual Psychologist 0488 807 266
  Beyond Blue 1300 22 4636
  Off the Track Training
  Rural  Resources Online