We exist to build strong communities which empower people
to live to their full potential

The difference we make

With the support of the community, Lifeline Darling Downs and South West Queensland is able to provide the services our community needs, allowing us to positively impact more and more lives each year.



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Give back to your community by volunteering at Lifeline Darling Downs & South West Queensland



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Our customers enjoy our affordable, quality items, with the added bonus of giving back to the local community. We sell a range of items including clothing, books, furniture and collectables.




years of dedicated service      


people receiving care and support in 2019


square miles covered and the largest regional Lifeline in Australia 

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Latest news

  • Lifeline Darling Downs Calling for Trainees

    An exciting opportunity exists for 15 trainees to learn new skills and discover new opportunities. Trainees will be placed at Lifeline Darling Downs Containers for Change Depots and our Lifeline Distribution Centre. Apply Now. Read more

  • Apex Gives Families 10,000 Reasons To Celebrate

    A joint partnership between Lifeline Darling Downs, Apex and Southern Downs Regional Council is providing $2,500 each, to four families who lost their homes to bushfire in 2019. Read more

Latest events

  • Toowoomba's Christmas Wonderland 2020

    We're delighted to announce that we received $27,000 from the proceeds of the 2019 event along with the Toowoomba Hospital Foundation and the Toowoomba Hospice! Read more