Stadium Information

The Toowoomba Sports Ground, previously known as Athletic Oval, is an historic sporting venue located in the city of Toowoomba. Since the early 1900’s, the sports ground has hosted many regional, national and international sporting events.


stadiumThe Toowoomba Sports Ground is located on the corner of Mary and Arthur Streets in Toowoomba. The Toowoomba Sports Ground is adjacent to the beautiful Queens Park.


The Toowoomba Sports Ground features a sporting field (approx dimensions: 130m x 85m within fence line) and the Duncan Thompson Grandstand building. The Duncan Thompson Grandstand has tiered seating with a capacity of over 1100 people. Patrons to the Toowoomba Sports Ground can also utilise the grass area around the sports field.

The Duncan Thompson building has three levels. The ground floor consists of dressing rooms, the middle level contains the canteen, toilets and a bar area and the upper level features the John “Cracker” McDonald Function Room.

The John "Cracker" McDonald Function Room has on the eastern side a glass wall that allows viewing of events held on the sporting field and on the western side a verandah with views of Queens Park and of Toowoomba City. The function room has a seating capacity of 140 people. The function room also has a bar equipped with a cold room, glass washer and glasses.


There is limited on site car parking at the Toowoomba Sports Ground but patrons to the venue can utilise the parking that is available on Arthur, Mary and Lindsay streets.


The stadium can hold up to 9000 people - more info here.stadium at night