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The Big Melon is Australia’s Next Big Thing

It was a tough call, but Australia has chosen the Big Melon in Chinchilla, QLD, as its Next Big Thing. See the Big Melon in person or check out our other awesome finalist towns with these top deals.

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Chinchilla Motor Inn AU$101
Reviewed on 21 May 2024
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Chinchilla Motor Inn

Chinchilla Motor Inn

45-51 Park Street, Chinchilla, QLD
     
    9.2 of 5
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Property was clean and tidy, laundry facilities, close to CBD, walking distance, staff friendly and helpful.

    Stonewood Villas AU$253
    Reviewed on 20 Apr. 2024
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    Stonewood Villas

    Stonewood Villas

    91 Oak Street, Chinchilla, QLD
       
      9.2 of 5
      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Good facilities.

      Kings Park AU$133
      Reviewed on 16 Jun. 2024
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      Kings Park

      Kings Park

      48 Park St, Chinchilla, QLD
         
        9.0 of 5
        3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        Comfy bed

        Chinchilla Downtown Motor Inn AU$146
        Reviewed on 16 Jun. 2024
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        Chinchilla Downtown Motor Inn

        Chinchilla Downtown Motor Inn

        60 Henney Street, Chinchilla, QLD
           
          9.4 of 5
          4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          The motel was perfectly located for everything within walking distance. Meals at the RSL Club, right opposite, were very good.

          Chinchilla Great Western Motor Inn AU$131
          Reviewed on 13 Jun. 2024
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          Chinchilla Great Western Motor Inn

          Chinchilla Great Western Motor Inn

          52-62 Warrego Hwy, Chinchilla, QLD
             
            8.8 of 5
            3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Easy to get to. Clearly signed

            The Club Motor Inn Chinchilla AU$158
            Reviewed on 16 Jun. 2024
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            The Club Motor Inn Chinchilla

            The Club Motor Inn Chinchilla

            131 Heeney Street, Chinchilla, QLD
               
              9.2 of 5
              4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Friendly welcome, a clean and spacious room with good facilities and amenities in an excellent location. The associated hotel provides quality meals.

              Chinchilla Motel AU$92
              Reviewed on 10 Sep. 2023
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              Chinchilla Motel

              Chinchilla Motel

              65-69 Downes Road, (Warrego Highway West), Chinchilla, QLD
                 
                9.0 of 5
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                Bed and pillows are very comfortable, room was clean, tidy and had everything I needed for the nights rest.

                The Palms Motel AU$125
                Reviewed on 15 May 2024
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                The Palms Motel

                The Palms Motel

                64 70 WARREGO HIGHWAY, Chinchilla, QLD
                   
                  9.2 of 5
                  4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Great place to stay and eat.

                  White Gums Motor Inn AU$176
                  Reviewed on 11 May 2023
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                  White Gums Motor Inn

                  White Gums Motor Inn

                  Corner of Warrego Highway and King St., Chinchilla, QLD
                     
                    9.6 of 5
                    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                    This motel was simply lovely and the bonus is breakfast and dinner can be selected from their menu and delivered straight to your room. The meals were lovely. The whole place is spotlessly clean, lovely staff, great position. Can't beat this. I would definitely stay again.

                    The Commercial Hotel Motel AU$98
                    Reviewed on 2 Jun. 2024
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                    The Commercial Hotel Motel

                    The Commercial Hotel Motel

                    17 Chinchilla Street, Chinchilla, QLD
                       
                      8.4 of 5
                      2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                      Very good hotel meals and staff service, rooms are very good value for money

                      Acacia Motel AU$116
                      Reviewed on 6 Dec. 2023
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                      Acacia Motel

                      Acacia Motel

                      96 Glasson Street, Chinchilla, QLD
                         
                        9.0 of 5
                        3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                        Hi the staff were excellent nothing was a bother to them the gardens look beautiful the room was clean the beds were comfortable love the block out curtains The shower pressure was excellent will stay there again thanks Kayleen

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                        Burke and Wills Motor Inn AU$163
                        Reviewed on 6 Jun. 2024
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                        Burke and Wills Motor Inn

                        Burke and Wills Motor Inn

                        95 Kingaroy Street, Kingaroy, QLD
                           
                          8.8 of 5
                          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                          This is a great motel. I only stayed one night, but it was so comfortable and quiet. Easy to check in, and friendly, helpful staff.

                          Ascot Lodge Motor Inn Kingaroy AU$146
                          Reviewed on 13 Jun. 2024
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                          Ascot Lodge Motor Inn Kingaroy

                          Ascot Lodge Motor Inn Kingaroy

                          69 Kingaroy Street, Kingaroy, QLD
                             
                            9.0 of 5
                            4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                            Fabulous - will definitely stay again. The room was on the smaller side, but very well renovated to make it feel like a much larger room. Bathroom was a good size. Overall, clean and comfortable, and highly recommend.

                            Pepper Tree Cabins AU$150
                            Reviewed on 16 Sep. 2023
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                            Pepper Tree Cabins

                            Pepper Tree Cabins

                            7 Evelyn Street, Kingaroy, QLD
                               
                              8.8 of 5
                              3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                              Great place and enjoyed my stay, comfortable bed, good value for money

                              Room Motels Kingaroy AU$153
                              Reviewed on 11 Jun. 2024
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                              Room Motels Kingaroy

                              Room Motels Kingaroy

                              76 Youngman Street, Kingaroy, QLD
                                 
                                9.4 of 5
                                4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                Great stay!

                                Motel Oasis AU$150
                                Reviewed on 16 Jun. 2024
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                                Motel Oasis

                                Motel Oasis

                                50 Walter Road, Kingaroy, QLD
                                   
                                  7.8 of 5
                                  3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                  Good value, helpful staff.

                                  Kingaroy Holiday Park
                                  Reviewed on 6 Oct. 2019
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                                  Kingaroy Holiday Park

                                  Kingaroy Holiday Park

                                  48 Walter Road (D'Aguilar Highway), Kingaroy, QLD
                                     
                                    8.2 of 5
                                    2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                    The unit was clean and tidy. There was an issue when we arrived as they had booked a twin cabin and not a sleep 4 cabin. On top of this I was made feel I should have booked through them rather than online. In fact, I felt the lady was quite rude although she was able to sort out the correct cabin ...

                                    Deshons Retreat AU$220
                                    Reviewed on 13 Oct. 2023
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                                    Deshons Retreat

                                    Deshons Retreat

                                    164 Haydens Road, Booie, QLD
                                       
                                      9.8 of 5
                                      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                      This lady goes beyond a host The cabin itself was immaculate clean and beautiful decor The king bed soooo comfortably We opened all the windows ( aircon available) and let that fresh air in Looked at the big sky all night under the toasty doona No need is over looked down to the insect repellent ...

                                      Hillview Cottages AU$180
                                      Reviewed on 30 May 2024
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                                      Hillview Cottages

                                      Hillview Cottages

                                      297 Birt Rd, Booie, QLD
                                         
                                        9.8 of 5
                                        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                        We were looking for a quiet well appointed accomodation in the country with a great rural outlook. We found this beauty. Beautiful parkland setting overlooking an amazing country view. Quiet with beautiful bird life talking to us. We loved it.

                                        Lee Farm Stay Cottages
                                        Reviewed on 9 Nov. 2021
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                                        Lee Farm Stay Cottages

                                        Lee Farm Stay Cottages

                                        27 Harchs Road, Booie, QLD
                                           
                                          9.2 of 5
                                          3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                          Sooo relaxing, great view of the farm. Gavina and Les are great hosts. The accomodation is very spacious and has everything you would need. We are already planning a large group to stay next year.

                                          Kingaroy Country Motel AU$128
                                          Reviewed on 9 Jun. 2024
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                                          Kingaroy Country Motel

                                          Kingaroy Country Motel

                                          38 Knight Street, Kingaroy, QLD
                                             
                                            8.6 of 5
                                            3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                            Quite a small area.

                                            Carrollee Hotel
                                            Reviewed on 16 Nov. 2018
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                                            Carrollee Hotel

                                            Carrollee Hotel

                                            4 King Street, Kingaroy, QLD
                                               
                                              6.0 of 5
                                              2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                              This is a Public bar with an upstairs accommodation area. The rooms are basic along with the communal areas. Privacy is very limited as rooms have open slats above doors for needed ventilation. Generous balcony joins most rooms, nice for big groups of friends staying together. Up high so nice ...

                                              Goomeri Motel AU$216
                                              Reviewed on 7 Jul. 2023
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                                              Goomeri Motel

                                              Goomeri Motel

                                              Cnr Boonara Rd & McGregor Street, Goomeri, QLD
                                                 
                                                9.4 of 5
                                                3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                Kerri fabulous will return for the opportunity to keep locations

                                                Room Motel Kingaroy East
                                                Reviewed on 29 May 2024
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                                                Room Motel Kingaroy East

                                                Room Motel Kingaroy East

                                                100 Kingaroy Street, Kingaroy, QLD
                                                   
                                                  8.4 of 5
                                                  3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                  Very high standard accommodation, however the rooms are smaller than old style motel rooms. The accoutrements such as sewing kit, comb and personal grooming kit are an inexpensive but thoughtful addition. Quality bedding didn’t go unnoticed either.

                                                  Homestead Caravan Park AU$87
                                                  Reviewed on 11 Jun. 2024
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                                                  Homestead Caravan Park

                                                  Homestead Caravan Park

                                                  17 Arthur Street East, Nanango, QLD
                                                     
                                                    7.8 of 5
                                                    3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                    Everything was fine except the fan was noisy and the furniture was suited to shorter people I think, other than that it was fine everything neat and clean.

                                                    Y Motels Yarraman AU$113
                                                    Reviewed on 16 Jun. 2024
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                                                    Y Motels Yarraman

                                                    Y Motels Yarraman

                                                    4 Toomey Street, Yarraman, QLD
                                                       
                                                      8.8 of 5
                                                      2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                      Very quiet and clean hotel. Manager very friendly and professional. Spacious warm rooms/bathroom. ENjoyed my stay and will return.

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                                                      Grand Country Lodge Motel AU$196
                                                      Reviewed on 15 Jun. 2024
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                                                      Grand Country Lodge Motel

                                                      Grand Country Lodge Motel

                                                      58-60 Main Street, Mittagong, NSW
                                                         
                                                        9.0 of 5
                                                        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                        We were very late thanks to an accident on the Hume Highway and the accompanying tail back. The check-in arrangements worked perfectly, however, and the room was warm and comfortable.

                                                        Fitzroy Inn Historic Retreat AU$331
                                                        Reviewed on 13 Jan. 2024
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                                                        Fitzroy Inn Historic Retreat

                                                        Fitzroy Inn Historic Retreat

                                                        1 Ferguson Crescent, Mittagong, NSW
                                                           
                                                          8.8 of 5
                                                          3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                          Lovely period hotel. I particularly liked the photos and details of the hotels long history. Loved seeing the well in the cellar!

                                                          Bowral Road Bed and Breakfast
                                                          Reviewed on 26 Oct. 2020
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                                                          Bowral Road Bed and Breakfast

                                                          Bowral Road Bed and Breakfast

                                                          77 Bowral Road, Mittagong, NSW
                                                             
                                                            9.2 of 5
                                                            4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                            Room / Housekeeping - Bedroom was a good size. Pillows need to be replaced with new ones. Towels need to be cleaned thoroughly. Amenities need to be checked prior to guests arriving as we ran out of toilet paper. Breakfast - More options required. Very minimal. With only four guests maximum any one ...

                                                            Mittagong Motel AU$130
                                                            Reviewed on 11 Jun. 2024
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                                                            Mittagong Motel

                                                            Mittagong Motel

                                                            7-11 OLD HUME Highway, Mittagong, NSW
                                                               
                                                              8.4 of 5
                                                              2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                              Excellent value for money. Great place to visit Mittagong walking distance to the restaurants

                                                              Melrose Motel
                                                              Reviewed on 6 Nov. 2022
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                                                              Melrose Motel

                                                              Melrose Motel

                                                              31 Old Hume Highway, Mittagong, NSW
                                                                 
                                                                7.2 of 5
                                                                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                                Great motel! Very clean, spacious and comfy! One of the best we’ve stayed in.

                                                                Poplars at Mittagong AU$130
                                                                Reviewed on 16 Jun. 2024
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                                                                Poplars at Mittagong

                                                                Poplars at Mittagong

                                                                97 to 99 Old Hume Highway, Braemar, NSW
                                                                   
                                                                  7.8 of 5
                                                                  3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                                  No proper lighting at night Toilet and washroom separate, there should be a washbasin in the toilet

                                                                  Mittagong Caravan Park
                                                                  Reviewed on 20 Jun. 2024
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                                                                  Mittagong Caravan Park

                                                                  Mittagong Caravan Park

                                                                  1 Old Hume Highway, Mittagong, NSW
                                                                     
                                                                    8.8 of 5
                                                                    3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                                    Great little cabin that met all of our needs - in Winter that is cosy, clean and accessible. In Summer the walk into town would be lovely, in Winter, not so much but that would be the same as any place in Mittagong in Winter.

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                                                                    Rest Point Motor Inn AU$122
                                                                    Reviewed on 26 May 2024
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                                                                    Rest Point Motor Inn

                                                                    Rest Point Motor Inn

                                                                    72 New England Hwy, Glen Innes, NSW
                                                                       
                                                                      7.8 of 5
                                                                      3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                                      Clean room, friendly staff. Convenient location.

                                                                      Charlesworth On The Park AU$285
                                                                      Reviewed on 19 May 2024
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                                                                      Charlesworth On The Park

                                                                      Charlesworth On The Park

                                                                      Corner of Bourke Street & East Avenue, Glen Innes, NSW
                                                                         
                                                                        8.6 of 5
                                                                        3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                                        This was an outdated and overpriced property compared to others we used on our trip. It wasn’t helpful that the name on the building was different to the one we booked. Communication with Hotels.com wasn’t good and I ended up having to call the property while standing outside and emailing ID documents ...

                                                                        The Clansman Motel AU$130
                                                                        Reviewed on 25 May 2024
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                                                                        The Clansman Motel

                                                                        The Clansman Motel

                                                                        9981 New England Highway, Glen Innes, NSW
                                                                           
                                                                          8.2 of 5
                                                                          3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                                          The Clansman is one of the nicest small motels we have used. It was very clean and comfortable and had all the facilities, we needed, for an overnight or short stay.

                                                                          Glen Innes Motel AU$116
                                                                          Reviewed on 2 Jun. 2024
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                                                                          Glen Innes Motel

                                                                          Glen Innes Motel

                                                                          12 Church Street, Glen Innes, NSW
                                                                             
                                                                            9.0 of 5
                                                                            3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                                            The room was well equipped and the complimentary breakfast was delicious and the presentation of the breakfast room was exemplary.

                                                                            New England Motor Lodge AU$185
                                                                            Reviewed on 29 May 2024
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                                                                            New England Motor Lodge

                                                                            New England Motor Lodge

                                                                            160 Church Street, New England Highway, Glen Innes, NSW
                                                                               
                                                                              8.4 of 5
                                                                              4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                                              Great location for an overnight stop.

                                                                              Anna Bella Motel AU$100
                                                                              Reviewed on 6 Jun. 2024
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                                                                              Anna Bella Motel

                                                                              Anna Bella Motel

                                                                              60 Church Street, Glen Innes, NSW
                                                                                 
                                                                                8.0 of 5
                                                                                3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                                                Friendly staff and quite location. I would like to be a couple of bowls and plates for food

                                                                                Glen Innes Lodge Motel
                                                                                Reviewed on 13 Oct. 2023
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                                                                                Glen Innes Lodge Motel

                                                                                Glen Innes Lodge Motel

                                                                                26 Church Street, Glen Innes, NSW
                                                                                   
                                                                                  7.8 of 5
                                                                                  3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                                                  The room was reasonably quiet. The staff were friendly. The room was very clean. Several basic items missing from room - plates, cutlery, tea towel, extra blankets - even though there was a microwave, fridge and toaster in the room. The bed also skated on the Lino floor each time I sat on it, which ...

                                                                                  Great Central Hotel Glen Innes
                                                                                  Reviewed on 6 Mar. 2024
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                                                                                  Great Central Hotel Glen Innes

                                                                                  Great Central Hotel Glen Innes

                                                                                  313 Grey Street, Glen Innes, NSW
                                                                                     
                                                                                    8.0 of 5
                                                                                    2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                                                                    The old building is Beautiful Staff are extremely helpful ,will be happy if I get back that way will definitely stay again 😁

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