CRT FarmFest is situated in Kingsthorpe in the heart of the Darling Downs. It is a rich pastoral and agricultural region, with Toowoomba as the hub of commercial and light industrial activity in South East Queensland.
The Darling Downs region has a reputation as one of Australia’s major agricultural machinery manufacturers. But the Darling Downs is not just known for the manufacturing of machinery. It is also surrounded by areas renowned for peanuts, navy beans, grain, pork, stone fruit, grape and wine industry production, potatoes, onions, beetroot, cabbages, lettuce, celery, tomatoes, carrots, green beans, peas, lucerne, sorghum, wheat, barley, beef cattle, wool, prime lamb production, cotton, sheep, horticulture and great pastoral farming.