About The Australian Hotel

St George is located 6 hours west of Brisbane in the Balonne Shire of Southern Inland Queensland. Situated on the banks of the Balonne River, St George is a picturesque town with a population of 2400 people.

The Australian Hotel Motel is located on the banks of the Balonne River and is popular site for anglers with Yellowbelly and Murray Cod. St George is also popular with tourists and backpackers as a place to visit as they journey around Queensland.

  • 20 Ensuite Motel Rooms – to learn more click here
  • 10 Hotel Pub Rooms – to learn more click here
  • Pet friendly rooms ($20 extra)
  • Kitchen open 7 days a week
  • Breakfast Monday to Saturday 7 am to 10 am and on Sundays 7 am to 10 am
  • Lunch from 12pm until 2pm daily
  • Dinner from 6.00pm until 9.00pm daily to learn more click here
  • Free shower facilities for truck drivers
  • Bottle shop – Full drive through Liquor Legends shop with some of the best deals in town
  • Bars – Main Bar and Back Bar open from 10 am daily
  • Whiskey Bar – open from 8 pm Fridays and Saturdays to learn more click here
  • Betting Facilities – TAB, KENO and 10 of the latest pokie machines. To learn more click here
  • Beer garden – Check out photos of our beer garden click here
  • Kids Room – Child-friendly playroom and air conditioned function room to learn more click here
  • Dining room – Air conditioned with river views, can fit up to 150 pax to learn more click here
  • Balonne Room – private function room to learn more click here
  • WIFI – available in the pub
  • Parking available

What our guests say

Our clients love us! But don’t just take our word for it – check out our TripAdvisor reviews.

      This was my second visit to the Australian Hotel.The first time I stayed in the pub.This time I stayed in the motel.I did an outback road trip and St George… read more


      Our first trip out of Brisbane for six months and it couldn’t have been to a better destination. Great atmosphere, excellent food, wonderful hosts and comfortable country pub accommodation. … read more


      After getting underway later than expected, having a long day of travel, we landed at The Australian around 6pm on a Saturday night of a long weekend without a booking!… read more


      Recently stayed in the very well renovated motels.
    The hotel is excellent and well run.
    Icy cold beers are a winner in the west and this hotel has that covered.… read more