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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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

  • Op-shops back to full trading hours.

    As the COVID crisis eases in Queensland we are pleased to announce that Lifeline Darling Downs shops will now begin operating our full trading hours. Monday 29 June will see our stores resume their normal weekly trading hours as they were prior to the impact of COVID-19. Read more

  • Donation bins receive a fresh lease of life

    Our donation bins are made to withstand the elements and weather the storms, however, from time to time they need some maintenance and TLC in order to remain operational. Sometimes this requires minor maintenance and other times a full renovation. 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