There are many categories of membership at the Downs Club including:

  • Town – individual resides and carries on business within 20km of the club
  • Country - resides and carries on business outside of 20km from the club
  • Corporate – with minimum of two corporate members. Normal nomination fee of $550 is waived.
  • Life – members who have contributed special services to the club
  • Honorary – for governor general, state governors and staff, judges of the courts of Queensland and associates, officers in charge of defence establishments
  • Absent – those intending to leave Queensland
  • Remote - resides and carries on business outside of 250km from the club
  • Member in retirement – member for three years and at 65 has retired from work
  • Special retired town – member for five years in receipt of full Commonwealth pension
  • Over 40 years member
  • Junior - less than 35 years of age

 Category Subscription P.A. Subscription P.A. + Levy Spend per Quarter OR  Minimum spend per quarter (subscription is waived)
 Town  $1085.00  $735.00 + $342.00  $1410.00
 Country  $610.00  $425.00 + $205.00  $780.00
 Corporate  From $3045.00  From $1975.00 + $1100.00  

Prices above are inclusive of GST

Other category prices upon enquiry. In addition to subscriptions and levies above, an annual development charge of $250 applies to all members for the maintenance and improvement of the historical club building and facilities. In the case of Corporate membership, this fee is for every two members.









For more than 120 years the Downs Club has been an integral part of Toowoomba's history, offering its members unique benefits. Now the club facilities are open to the general public who want to host an event in this special setting.

Seven separate areas can be combined for a maximum capacity of 120 theatre style, 110 dining and 180 for cocktails. For larger functions, a marquee can adjoin the Centenary room, bringing the total capacity to 160 for banqueting.


Contact Us

15 Mylne Street
PO Box 9 Toowoomba QLD 4350

Phone: (07) 4632 3532
Fax: (07) 4639 4932
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