Stanthorpe, Warwick and Southern Downs

Holiday around Southern Downs and surrounding regions in winter 2015.

st Albans, Maryland
30 May

Searched for Maryland cemetery again around the church without success.

Dalveen railway tunnel

Stanthorpe  heritage village

Amiens soldier settlement

Searched for lone grave on Mt Janet rd without success

Stanthorpe cheese (Jersey Girls café)

Cherry gully rail bridge found, but road to tunnel had gate

Dalveen railway tunnel

Suttons juice factory


old bridge

1 jun

Willsons Downfall bush cemetery (2 L in Willson)

Boonoo Boonoo cemetery rd found, but only found smallish fenced area in middle of field on the road. Tenterfield shire council records for courthouse records to 1918 showed many more burials than could have been fitted in that  fenced area.

Wallangarra train station on border

Wallangarra cemetery

Ballandean homestead and cemetery

Ballandean church is anglican

2 Jun

Winery tour
colours in Stanthorpe


3 Jun

Photos around town

Lawdog display

Brewery for lunch

Lyra where there are deer and kangaroos in the nearby field

Pyramid of granite boulders

Eukey nothing there

Darling Downs Hotel

Darling downs hotel Sandy Creek

Assmanshausen winery first on granite belt

Leyburn incl cemetery and historic main st, street sprint circuit



main street Warwick

Warwick museum

Heritage sites around Warwick

Morgan park (raceway (motorbikes can be heard in town)), dragstrip, polocross

steam train

Steam train departure for Goondoowindi

Pratten inc cemetery

North Branch (of Condamine) cemetery and vintage car rally

Historic Leslie bridge

Yandilla lutheran church

Tummaville (deconsecrated) (st pauls?) church and cemetery road sign says Grasstree rd, but google maps and tomtom satnav says Owens Scrub rd

Ivanhoe  (Tummaville 2) cemetery in the bush cnr Milmerran-Owens Scrub Rd & Punchs Creek Rd

Yandilla church and cemetery

Pittsworth shire council building

Nobby - Rudd's pub and railway station

inside the Cloisters

The Cloisters, sisters of Assumption convent and school assembly hall

St Marks church incl columbarium inside

 Glengallan homestead, market, pioneer cemetery site

Swan creek - white swan inn, Burndale

photos in Yangan - school of arts, masonic lodge, police station, churches

Jackie Howe memorial shears - faster because blue singlet didn't impede movement

Egg throwing memorial (at prime minister Billy Hughes) , "blacky" faithful friend to all

cemetery in Legume nsw (30 km SE).

At the border is the rabbit proof fence which also runs just north of Stanthorpe


Back Plains Cemetery
Mon 8-jun

Back Plains cemetery

St Peter's Lutheran - Headington Hill cemetery

Pilton Station cemetery.

Toowoomba historic sites - Drayton & Toowoombe Cemetery, Smithfirld Homestead, St Matthews Anglican (Drayton), Royal Bulls Head Inn, Westbrook War Memorial, Westbrook  Homestead

Westbrook  Cemetery