The Bundaberg Regional Airport (BDB) is located at North Childers Road and Takalva Street, 2.5 nautical miles southwest of the city centre. it is owned and operated by the Bundaberg Regional Council. Bundaberg is part of the local government area of the Bundaberg Region and is a four-hour drive to the north of Brisbane. The region has a subtropical climate. There are hospitals, public schools, shopping centres, colleges and cultural and tourism facilities in the region.