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4 06, 2016

Local Event – Jandowae Timbertown Festival 2016

June 4th, 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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9 03, 2016

High tea launches Women of Lot Feeding | Photos

March 9th, 2016|

The Women of Lot Feeding organisation’s inaugural high tea, held at Jimbour House on Saturday, has exceeded all expectations with over 150 delegates attending the event from areas throughout Queensland and New South Wales.

The high tea was held to launch the new organisation, which was created to establish a professional networking platform for women involved in the lot feeding industry.

Women of Lot Feeding committee member Amanda Moohen said the group’s mission is to bring together a network of passionate women within the lot feeding industry by providing inspiration, support and opportunity to pave the way for sustainable careers in the Australian lot feeding industry.

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3 03, 2016

Cocktails at Jimbour House shine light on cancer research

March 3rd, 2016|

2nd March 2016

Dapper men and women from across the state assisted in raising nearly $30,000 for Ovarian Cancer research at the inaugural Cocktails for a Cure event at Jimbour House on Saturday night.

Cocktails, canapes, raffles, auctions and live music entertained the crowd of 340 before a beautiful backdrop on a gorgeous evening for a good cause.

Event organiser Edwina McVeigh said the support she received was overwhelming.

“My expectations were blown away. Guests were there to have a great time but everyone really took on board why they were there,” she said.

Mater Research associate professor and guest speaker, Dr John Hooper, defined Ovarian Cancer and discussed the Mater Research Institute’s progress with various research projects.

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12 02, 2016

Women of Lotfeeding plan Jimbour high-tea gathering

February 12th, 2016|

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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5 02, 2016

Last Cases of Jimbour Station Merlot 09 – special offer

February 5th, 2016|

The last cases of 2009 Jimbour Station Merlot are available at the special price of only $33.00 per carton of 6 plus freight.

Please send enquiries and order requests to Paul Wilson at admin@russellpastoral.com.au.

Sale Ends 29th February 2016 – unless sold out prior.

23 11, 2015

Jimbour Event – Tarita Botsman comes to Jimbour

November 23rd, 2015|

Sunday 13th December 2015

An exquisite concert of classic songs and rare gems. One of Australia’s finest sopranos Tarita Botsman and renowned pianist Glenn Amer come together to bring you an exquisite concert of classic songs and rare gems, following the success of their solo album.

Launched in the South of France, this performance was hailed as elegant, sophisticated and moving.

Musical highlights include an unpublished Donizetti song, the Indian Love Lyrics song cycle, the old time favourite ‘Summertime’ and Tosti’s ‘Good-Bye’.

Join us for a rare and exciting opportunity to hear musical treasures performed by this acclaimed duo.

5:00pm | Jimbour House

Tickets: $55 Adult | $50 Concession | $48 Groups 5+

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