Elliott Heads is a town in the Bundaberg region of Queensland, Australia. The town is located at the mouth of the Elliott River, 359 kilometres (223 mi) north of the state capital, Brisbane. At the 2006 census, Elliott Heads had a population of 810. Elliott Heads is surrounded by small crop and sugarcane farms and is a popular recreation area, offering both surf and stillwater areas for swimming, fishing, sailboarding and jet skiing. Barolin House, constructed as a summer residence by a family with a grazing property near Gin Gin is a distinctive local landmark.