The Federal Hotel, Childers, Queensland

Welcome to The Federal Hotel

Established in Childers 1907

Established in Childers 1907

Monday @ The Federal Hotel

Established in Childers 1907

Established in Childers 1907

Monday - Barramundi $19.90

Our Weekly Specials

Grab a Feddy T-shirt

Available in sizes M, L, XL, XXL and 5 colours to choose from Beige, Blue, Green, Grey and Pink.

See our friendly bar staff to get yours!

The Hotel

The Federal Hotel, the locals favourite was built in 1907 and is a two storey Federation style hotel. It can be found in the quaint picturesque town of Childers, Queensland, along the main street (M1 Bruce Highway). “The Feddy” as locals like to call it, offers both locals and visitors the best cold beer in town and great meals. One can relax and unwind in the beer garden and catch up with friends. The Federal Hotel hosts live entertainment on a regular basis and has comfortable clean basic accommodation on offer if you need to stopover for the night.

We support our local community by sponsoring the local cricket and rugby clubs, plus support our local not-for-profit community groups such as the Childers Show Society, Rifle Club, Quilters and Orchid Society.

The Bar

“The Feddy” is Childers’ favourite place to catch up, with a variety of entertainment on a weekly basis plus dining and accommodation options.

The Federal Hotel has everything a great pub can offer. With good old fashioned hospitality and the charm of our beautiful and historical country town you will enjoy the best of a traditional heritage listed Queensland pub so drop in, sit back and enjoy the coldest beer in town in our welcoming beer garden.

Our Restaurant

Our dining room “The Kitchen” is open 7 days a week for both Lunch (11.30am – 2.30pm) and Dinner (5.30pm – 8.00pm). We offer all your favourite pub meals and have a great friendly atmosphere.

We also cater for functions and if you would like to look at our platter menu or talk to us about holding your next event here, please contact us, we’d be happy to help make your event memorable.

The Kitchen @ The Federal Hotel, Childers, QLD

Parties and Functions

If you are interested in holding a Function at The Federal Hotel please take a look at the Platter Menu, we can also do dinners or lunches per head specific to a menu of your choosing.

We can cater for approx 30 in the Dining Room or up to 60 in the Beer Garden. Please contact us any time and talk to us about your requirements, we will be happy to help with your event.


The Federal Hotel accommodation is a great place for a quick stop-over in Childers, Queensland. The hotel is now 116 years old, established in 1907, and at present we have no ensuited rooms available but offer shared facilities.

Stay with us at The Federal Hotel and experience good old fashioned friendly hospitality while spending a night or two if you choose to linger longer and explore the amazing local area.

Our rooms and facilities are clean and comfortable. All rooms have 12 foot ceilings and 4 rooms open out onto our expansive verandah offering views over the town of Childers.

You may book all of our 6 pub rooms in total, which includes 2 single rooms, 3 double rooms and 1 family room (1 single bed and 1 double bed) plus you can sleep as many as we can fit in swags on the verandah for a minimum fee per person (fee covers shower costs and cleaning).

Note: Online bookings available soon.

The federal Hotel is a great place for a stop-over in Childers Queensland area. The Federal hosts 6 pub rooms for letting. These rooms are perfect for the overnight stay when you just need a break.

All of our pub rooms are clean and comfortable, they have a fan only for cooling. We have 2 x single rooms, 3 x double rooms and 1 x Family Room containing 1 x double bed and 1 x single bed. We have 7 beds in total. We can accommodate larger groups in swags (on the verandah or in rooms on the floor) for a small fee to cover showers etc.

The hotel is 113 yrs old and as such we have no ensuite facilities, we do have shared bathroom facilities. Come and experience our friendly country hospitality while spending a night or two if you want to explore the local area. Enjoy a drink and a chat and of course a country pub meal.

Bottle Shop

The Federal Cellars aka Bottlemart is the only place in Childers to pickup some alcohol. We offer a huge range of top quality wines, international beers, craft beers and spirits.

Conveniently located next to Woolworths supermarket you have a one stop shop at Shop 4/111 Churchill Street. Our friendly staff can help you out and we have fantastic specials everyday and to make things even better, we now have a home delivery service.