Blackbutt has its own hotel, motel and caravan park, B&B's, cafes,
convenience and food stores, medical facilities, a golf club, RSL, art gallery
and petrol outlets. Nanango Shire Council's Blackbutt office is home to a
Rural Transaction Centre which provides banking and postal services, Medicare
Easyclaim, phone and fax.
Benarkin - located off the D'Aguilar Highway less than a few kilometres
away - has a general store and a population of around 200 residents
(the rest area at First Settlers Park is a popular overnight stop for
Other localities near Blackbutt include Taromeo, Old Esk Road,
Crows Nest Road and Nukku.