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Railway Park Dirranbandi
Railway Park Dirranbandi
Railway Park Dirranbandi
Map of Railway Park Dirranbandi
Railway Street
Dirranbandi
Queensland 4486 Australia

Railway Park Dirranbandi
Dirranbandi, Balonne Area

Free Entry

07 4620 8877
vic@balonne.qld.gov.au
www.balonne.qld.gov.au

Description

Dirranbandi marks the end of the South West rail line and was the destination of the very last mail train to operate in Australia. On a visit to Railway Park, you'll find the old waiting room, the original parcels office and the 1913 Station Master's residence, which is now the Rural Transaction Centre. Here you will have the opportunity to talk to a local and find out some further history on the town. Whilst meandering through the park you will uncover a stone cotton bale in memory of the late Des Stevenson, the pioneer of the cotton industry in Dirranbandi and the famed Cubbie Station. A neighbouring bronze statue in the centre of town celebrates the remarkable story of Aboriginal man Tom Dancey - the 1910 winner of Australia's most famous foot race the Stawell Gift.

Property Details

Facilities

  • Picnic Area
    Picnic Area
  • Public toilet
    Public toilet
  • Shaded Area
    Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
    Sheltered Area
  • Visitor Information Centre
    Visitor Information Centre

Activities

  • Walking
    Walking

Free Entry


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