Things to Do

ENJOY THE GRANITE BELT

  • AMIENS HISTORY ASSOCIATION - Dedicated to preserving the memory of the settlers who participated in the Pikedale Soldier Settlement Scheme in SE Qld following WWI. 
  • ASHBERN FARMS - Ensuring the best strawberry eating experience. Pick your own or go ready packed. YUM!
  • BALD ROCK NATIONAL PARK - Granite gardens scatter across picturesque walks, leading to awe-inspiring lookouts over boundless countryside.
  • BALLANDEAN TAVERN - Tuck into a scrumptious meal at our on site restaurant or unwind and share a few laughs and a drink out on the verandah.
  • BLUE TOPAZ DINER - They're doing '50s style milkshakes, chilli dogs and have a Jukebox rocking round the clock. With burgers considered some of the best in the region.
  • BRASS MONKEY BREWERY - We have created a broad variety of handcrafted boutique beers for all taste-buds. Come in and enjoy our range of freshly brewed beers on tap and take a few with you for later.
  • DONNELLYS CASTLE - The original bushranger hideout for ‘Thunderbolt’ who roamed the New England Tableland.
  • GLASS SHOKUNIN STUDIO - We produce hand crafted kiln formed fused glass art. 
  • GRANITE BELT BREWERY - We use nothing but the finest ingredients to create dynamic beers that are full flavoured and delicious to drink.
  • GRANITE BELT CHRISTMAS FARM - Creating a family fun atmosphere where memories can be made and traditions created.
  • HAPPY PIG FARM - We do farm tours and you get to meet our cuddle pigs and baby lambs. We sell craft, gifts, local honey, free range eggs, farm produce and our paddock to plate food
  • HAPPY VALLEY HIPPY SHOP - Introducing a vast range of crystals, jewellery, a comfortable reading area and a place where all can enjoy a relaxing pot of tea.
  • JAMWORKS - Visit us and try a wide selection of jams and chutneys at our tasting bar, our staff are always happy to assist and answer any questions.
  • KENT SADDLERY - Saddlery with gallery style retail store, animal park and picnic area. Celebrating old world craft in an exciting modern show room.
  • LAWDOGS AUSTRALIA - See puppies and adult dogs going through their law enforcement training and doing demonstrations of protection, detection and agility in a live sit-down show.
  • MARKET IN THE MOUNTAINS - If it’s Made, Baked, Sewn, or Grown – it’s Handcraft Heaven – normally more than 35 stallholders sell a range of unique handcrafted items.
  • MT STIRLING OLIVES - A chance to see, buy & taste all things olive. Also also boasts an extensive a gift shop full of exotic olive soaps, hand and face creams, body washes and beautifully perfumed soaps from around the world.
  • QLD COLLEGE OF WINE TOURISM - Let our tourism students lead you through tastings of the full range of Banca Ridge wines. Our cellar door also showcases award winning Queensland wines.
  • QUART POT CREEK - The pretty Quart Pot Creek meanders through granite country and natural bushland, passes through the town of Stanthorpe, and continues out through the south-west.
  • SOLDIERS MEMORIAL - Remember the legacy left by men from this area in WWI.
  • STANTHORPE CHEESE - Come up to Queensland’s highest and coldest dairy farm cheese shop for one of the best things to do in Stanthorpe. Taste the difference in a true farmhouse cheese!
  • STANTHORPE GOLF CLUB - Stanthorpe Golf Club is not only the coolest in Queensland but also the highest. 
  • STANTHORPE HERITAGE MUSEUM - With 14 buildings and more than 20,000 artefacts, our collection is supported by local family histories researched during the past fifty years. 
  • STANTHORPE POTTERY CLUB - An exhibition gallery and studio facilities including pottery wheels, slab roller, clay extruder, hand-building tables, glaze areas and glaze ingredients, airbrush, compressor and kilns.
  • STANTHORPE REGIONAL ART GALLERY - Displays quality exhibitions of both national and local importance, as well as fostering a strong program of regional artist exhibitions and displays.
  • STORM KING DAM - Rests in a picturesque rural setting with many water birds (including pelicans) and is an ideal spot for picnics, water sport and fishing.
  • SUNDOWN NATIONAL PARK - A rugged wilderness area of spectacular sharp ridges and steep-sided gorges.
  • SUTTONS JUICE FACTORY CIDERY & CAFE - Offering good honest food that is additive and preservative free and made in our kitchen.
  • THE BARRELROOM - Indulge in the very best of the Granite Belt at our signature restaurant, The Barrelroom. We encourage you to sit back, relax and feast. Buon appetito!
  • THE GRANITE BELT MAZE - Offers an amazing experience, where each customer has to solve their own unique riddle, while navigating their way through the maze.
  • WASHPOOL SOAPERIE - Your bathing experience will become a sensory heaven filled with luscious lathers and heavenly scents.
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WINERIES ON THE GRANITE BELT !

BALANCING ROCK WINES

P: 0407 127 903
E: hello@balancingrockwines.com.au
A: 221 Old Wallangarra Rd, Wyberba QLD 4382

GRANITE RIDGE WINES

P: (07) 4684 1263
A: 157 Sundown Road, Ballandean QLD 4382

RAVENS CROFT WINES

P: (07) 4683 3252
E: mark@ravenscroftwines.com.au
A: 274 Spring Creek Rd, Stanthorpe QLD 4380

JESTER HILL WINES

P: (07) 4683 4380
E: info@jesterhillwines.com.au
A: 292 Mount Stirling Rd, Glen Aplin QLD 4381

RIDGEMILL ESTATE

P: (07) 4683 5211
A: 218 Donges Rd, Broadwater QLD 4380

JAMES HALLIDAY 5 STAR WINERIES

BALLANDEAN ESTATE WINES

P: (07) 4684 1226
E: info@ballandeanestate.com
A: 354 Sundown Rd Ballandean QLD 4382

GOLDEN GROVE ESTATE 

P: (07) 46841291
E: sales@goldengroveestate.com.au 
A: 337 Sundown Road Ballandean, Qld, 4382

SYMPHONY HILL WINES 

P: (07) 46 841 388
E: info@symphonyhill.com.au
A: 2017 Eukey Road, Ballandean QLD 4382

AWARD WINNING WINERIES

AVENTINE WINERY 

P: (07) 46841291
E: sales@goldengroveestate.com.au 
A: 337 Sundown Road Ballandean, Qld, 4382

BENTS RD WINERY 

P: 0418 190 101
E: robert@bentroadwine.com.au
A: 535 Bents Road, Ballandean 4382

BUNGAWARRA WINES

P: (07) 4684 1128
E: info@bungawarrawines.com.au
A: 181 Bents Rd, Ballandean, QLD 4382

GIRRAWEEN ESTATE 

P: (07) 46841291
A: 41 Hickling Lane, Wyberba QLD 4382

HIDDEN CREEK 

P: (07) 4684 1383
E: info@hiddencreek.com.au
A: 2271 Eukey Road,Ballandean, QLD 

JUST RED WINES

P: (07) 4684 5151
E: sales@goldengroveestate.com.au 
A: 2370 Eukey Road, Ballandean Qld 4382

PYRAMIDS ROAD WINES

P: (07) 46841291
A: 25 Wyberba Lane,Wyberba via Ballandean Q 4382

SAVINA LANE WINES

P: 0419 723 755
E: contact@savinalanewines.com.au
A: 61 Savina Lane, Severnlea  Q. 4380

TWISTED GUM WINES

P: (07) 4684 1282
E: info@twistedgum.com.au
A: 2253 Eukey Road Ballandean, Qld, 4382

TOBIN WINES 

P: (07) 4684 1235
E: hello@tobinwines.com
A: 34 Ricca Road, Ballandean Qld 4382


WINE TOURS ON THE GRANITE BELT !

FILIPPO’S TOURS 

From great wine, fine foods and popular icons, a Granite Belt tour with Filippo's Tours is one you will never forget. We offer you friendly, warm country hospitality and strive to make your time with us uniquely memorable. With a choice of 38 cellar doors in the region ranging from small family run vineyards to larger well known estates offering award winning wines - there is a tour experience just right for you. Whether you are here to relax and unwind, or acquire a little wine knowledge, you will find what you are looking for in our tours.

Visit our website for more information or contact us below

Phone: 1800 020 383

Mobile: 0409 877 973

 

STANTHORPE TOURS 

Stanthorpe Tours specialises in private day and half-day scenic tours and wine tours around Stanthorpe and the Granite Belt Region. Our buses will whisk you across this beautiful undiscovered wine country for a breath-taking and fun day out with friends or family. Take in the beautiful countryside in complete luxury and allow us to take care of everything while you enjoy boutique vineyards, discover magical locations, and meet unforgettable characters. Stanthorpe Tours is the perfect choice for the perfect day out.

Visit our website for more information or contact us below

P: 0437 707 765

 

GRANITE HIGHLANDS MAXI TOURS 

Granite Highlands Maxi-Tours specialise in wine / winery tours in Stanthorpe. We invite you to join us on our tours throughout the Granite Belt – sampling from a variety of award winning wines and learning more about our great region!

We take pride in offering you friendly, country hospitality, as we visit wineries from a choice of over 45 cellar doors . Your enjoyment of our tours is most important to us and we look forward to ensuring your experience of the Granite Belt wineries is a happy one.

Visit our website for more information or contact us below

P:  (07) 4681 3969

M:  0417 192 179

 

WINE DISCOVERY TOURS  

Wine Discovery Tours provides a personalised tour of this unique region, with a focus on customer service, luxury and comfort.

Our class leading Volkswagen Multi Van has seating for 6 guests, with tri-zone air conditioning, tinted windows and dual wide-access doors, ensuring a spacious and comfortable ride.

We specialise in small group tours including a two course gourmet lunch matched with wines at a highly awarded cellar door restaurant. Alternatively, we provide an upgraded private booking, which will enable you to personalise your own tour.

Visit our website for more information or contact us below

  E:  tours@winediscoverytours.com.au

  P:  0497 418 958