Telephone – only Telstra mobile operates. There are public telephones available eg outside of the Post Office.
Banks: Full service NAB (open in morning), with other banking facilities at the Post Office. No ATM at the NAB but several shops/hotels have them.
Public Swimming Pool in season with AWESOME water park playgroud
Transport: daily bus service Brisbane to Mt Isa and beyond; you can book a train ticket but insist on booking to Winton as there is a railways bus coming over from Longreach; Winton airport – twice weekly service (See REX); hire cars in Longreach; local taxi
Hotels – great meals and atmosphere.
Tyre services – two
Visitor Information Centre (VIC) – found in the new Waltzing Matilda Centre which opened on the 20th April 2018.
Newsagency and Gifts
Searle’s general store and Casket Agency
Supermarkets – SPAR; SHOPRITE
Tour Operators – include Red Dust Tours and Vision Splendid Tours.
Matilda’s Fashion shop
Pharmacy – very modern
Open air picture theatre
Stock and station agents
Local news sheet – look for the Winton Herald each Friday at local stores.
Hospital, outpatients department etc
Sport – squash, swimming, rugby league, golf, rifle shooting, fishing, pony club, lawn bowls
Markets – regular markets. See the Winton Herald.
Churches – several
Police, Court House, QGAP Services
Clubs and Societies- Scouts, Lions, Sixties and Better, Mens’ Shed, pony club, Show Society, etc
Outback Festival in September in odd years (2021, 2023 etc).
Outback Writers Festival yearly: see http://www.outbackwritersfestival.com.au
Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival (yearly)