Forest Hill is a very small town midway between Gatton and Laidley. Forest Hill is also a ‘food basket’ provider to the greater Brisbane region. Unlike Gatton and Laidley, Forest Hill has retained its small town qualities, but business factors are under stress.
Forest Hill is a town in the Lockyer Valley. The town is in the Lockyer Valley Region local government area, 83 kilometres (52 mi) west of the state capital, Brisbane and 53 kilometres (33 mi) east of the regional centre of Toowoomba. At the 2006 census, Forest Hill had a population of 342.