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16 08, 2016

Jimbour House presents Camerata’s Greatest String Hits

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

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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2 07, 2016

Behind Jimbour House and a Roadside Picnic

2016-07-02T08:40:33+00:00 July 2nd, 2016|

Rambling Tart Blog

Entering the gates of Jimbour House is like stepping into the setting for a fairy tale.

Gone are the sun-baked fields and humble farmhouses of rural Queensland. Instead, my friend Sue and I found ourselves in a oasis of beauty and peace, where birds sang and warm wind blew through the tree tops.

Last time I showed you the front of Jimbour House and the wonderful kitchen garden. Today we’re ducking around the side of the house to explore the back.

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2 07, 2016

Dalby’s Delicious and DeLIGHTful Festival

2016-07-02T08:21:24+00:00 July 2nd, 2016|

20-21st August 2016

Celebrating Multiculturalism and Inclusivity

Dalby’s Delicious and DeLIGHTful Festival is Dalby’s signature festival taking place each August.

It is a one and a half day event featuring multicultural food and all-day live entertainment ending with a spectacular lantern parade along the banks of the beautiful Myall Creek.

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4 06, 2016

Local Event – Jandowae Timbertown Festival 2016

2016-06-04T08:22:15+00:00 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

2017-05-19T07:05:37+00:00 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

2017-05-19T07:05:37+00:00 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

2016-02-12T07:44:17+00:00 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

2016-02-05T17:19:49+00:00 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

2017-05-19T07:05:37+00:00 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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