Opera at Jimbour – free bus service

Book below to secure FREE Bus Service to and from the Opera at Jimbour 2017 event on 22nd July.

FREE transport to this unique FREE event where good food, wine and beautiful music combine.


– Bus 1 departs Thomas Jack Park, Dalby for Jimbour Station Ampitheatre at 10am

– Bus 2 departs Thomas Jack Park, Dalby for Jimbour Station Ampitheatre at 12 noon

– Buses 1 & 2 depart Jimbour Station Ampitheatre for Thomas Jack Park, Dalby at 4.30pm

* Please note: Bookings are for a return trip and subject to availability

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2017-06-10T10:24:34+00:00 June 10th, 2017|

Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea | Jimbour House

21st May 2017 | Hosted by Dalby Cancer Council | Qld Branch

The Cancer Council is calling on foodies and fundraisers to register for Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea in a bid to raise $2.8 million for cancer research and support in Queensland.

Morning Tea available for $10, market stalls, entertainment from South & Central State Schools bands, plus others, Fashion Parade.

Cake stall, & delightful gardens to sit in & enjoy all this | BBQ available for lunch.

10 AM – 2 PM | Jimbour House

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2017-04-03T10:21:05+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|

Melissa Forbes accompanied by Alison Riethmuller at Jimbour

19 March 2017

Dr Melissa Forbes is an esteemed vocalist, songwriter and music educator, returning to perform at Jimbour House following her highly successful ‘Duelling Diva’s’ performance alongside pianist Alison Riethmuller in 2012.

Melissa’s voice moves seamlessly between jazz, rnb, soul and blues, and she interprets music theatre and popular standards in her own inimitable style. Alison’s skills as a pianist and accompanist are always evident through her original arrangements and empathy with any musician. Together, Melissa and Alison have performed throughout Australia and internationally, with highlights including The Brisbane Jazz Festival, Women in Voice, Brisbane Jazz Club, The Orient Express, numerous Artsworx concerts and throughout Asia and Europe.

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2017-05-19T07:05:37+00:00 February 9th, 2017|

Cocktails for a Cure 2017

4th February 2017

Join us for Cocktails for a Cure on Saturday 4 February 2017 at 6pm until 12.30am at Jimbour House.

The night will include Canapes, Auction, Complimentary Happy Hour (6-7pm Beer & Wine), Cash Bar, Raffles, Live Music.

All money raised is donated to Ovarian Cancer Research at the Mater Foundation.

$90 per person | this is an 18+ event.

Bus transportation is also available for $15 each return. Pick up and drop off point is Thomas Jack Park, Pratten Street Dalby. 5.45pm depart & return 11.30pm & 12.30am. Please note the bus tickets are non-refundable.

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Contact Details: | Edwina | 0408 015 215 | cocktailsforacure@hotmail.com
2017-05-19T07:05:37+00:00 December 19th, 2016|

Opera at Jimbour returns in 2017

22 July, 2017

Queensland Music Festival partners with Opera Queensland for this festival favourite, Opera at Jimbour.

Now one of Queensland’s truly iconic musical performances, Opera at Jimbour attracts audiences in their thousands to the fantastic location of Jimbour Station. Where else can you picnic with a magnificent sandstone mansion in the background, listening to opera!

In 2017, Opera at Jimbour will be a semi-staged presentation of Franz Lehár’s bubbly operetta The Merry Widow (Die Lustige Witwe) featuring the irrepressible Emily Burke in the title role, and Australia’s favourite leading man David Hobson as Count Danilo.

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2017-07-26T04:55:24+00:00 November 16th, 2016|

Jimbour House presents Camerata’s Greatest String Hits

26th August 2016

Queensland’s chamber orchestra, Camerata of St John’s, promises an exceptional evening out for regional Queenslanders across the South-West region.

The tour will be visiting the Dalby/Jimbour area bringing a spectacular concert performance at Jimbour House.

6.15pm – Pre-concert talk | 7pm – Concert

For bookings please phone 0402 919 506 or email admin@russellpastoral.com.au

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2016-08-18T13:47:37+00:00 August 16th, 2016|

Local Event – Jandowae Timbertown Festival 2016

10 to 13 June 2016 | High Street, Jandowae

Jandowae is a small town of 1000 people – just 25klm north of Jimbour- but every second year, on the June Long Weekend ( as part of Queensland Week) the town transforms into a bustling hive of activity.

10 000 people are expected to attend the event travelling from near and far to ‘come celebrate our culture’, as is the theme of the Festival.

The Festival events include: Gala Art Show, Street Festival, Markets, Woodchopping, Rides, Yabby Races, Miniature Train Rides, Rodeo Extravagaza, Grand Parade, Vintage Show and Shine, Live Music, Reptile Shows, Animal Farm and so much more.

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2016-06-04T08:22:15+00:00 June 4th, 2016|

Women of Lotfeeding plan Jimbour high-tea gathering

A new non-profit industry special interest group, Women of Lot Feeding, is planning its inaugural gathering at historic Jimbour House near Dalby early next month.

A High Tea will be held in the  picturesque grounds of Jimbour, located in the ‘heart’ of Australia’s  biggest concentration of feedlots on Queensland’s Darling Downs.

The event will be held on Saturday 5 March. The grounds will be open at 12 noon for registration, with formal proceedings starting at 2pm.

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2016-02-12T07:44:17+00:00 February 12th, 2016|