The town of Moura has an approximate population of 2020. It is situated in the fertile Dawson Valley and is 168km south west of Rockhampton, 186km west of Gladstone and 66 km east of Biloela.
Moura is a vibrant town with industries including coal mining, seam gas, ammonia nitrate production, cotton farming, cropping and grazing providing a wide range of employment opportunities.
Moura has seen considerable growth in recent years due to the expansion of the mining industry in particular.
Moura has a range of services to support great family living including retail shops, hospital, surgery, government office, a high school and a great range of sporting and recreational facilities. A highlight of the year is the annual Coal and County Festival which celebrates what makes our town great.