Attractions

Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Ballandean Estate

The Puglisi family have been making vino here since 1931 and their estate is Queensland’s oldest family-owned and operated winery. Award-winning vintages aside, the estate also sells products made by local food arti…
Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Ravens Croft Wines

Highly respected winemaker Mark Ravenscroft produces superb reds, including petit verdot, Tempranillo and pinotage. The latter varietal hails from South Africa, like Ravenscroft himself. Among the whites is a top-no…
Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Robert Channon Wines

Located 11km west of Stanthorpe, Robert Channon Wines is not short of trophy-winning wines (try the Verdehlo or chardonnay). A four-star James Halliday winery, the estate includes a buzzing cafe (open Friday to Mond…
Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Golden Grove Estate

Established in 1946, this third-generation family-run estate has established a solid reputation for its many unique varieties, among them Spanish Tempranillo and Italian Barbera, Vermentino and Nero d’Avola. A James…
Brewery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Granite Belt Brewery

It's not just about the wine around here – there are some local breweries too! Swing into the bar at the Happy Valley accommodation-restaurant to sample some local suds. A $12 tasting paddle (or the driver-friendly …
Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Pyramids Road

A small winery focused on handmade, low-volume wines, including an impressive Mourvèdre.
Museum in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Stanthorpe Heritage Museum

This curio-crammed museum on Stanthorpe's northern outskirts gives a comprehensive insight into the town’s tin-mining and grazing past. Well-preserved old buildings from the 1800s include a slab-timber jail, a sheph…
Gallery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery

It may be small, but this is one of Queensland's better regional art galleries, with a permanent collection that includes works by Australian greats like Margaret Olley and Charles Blackman, as well as one piece by …
Market in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Market in the Mountains

Usually held on the second Sunday of the month, Market in the Mountains draws the locals with its combo of handcrafted gifts, plants, coffee and fresh local produce. You'll even find the odd busker (…sometimes very …
Maze in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Granite Belt Maze

The timber-slatted Granite Belt Maze, 8.5km north of town, is a hit with kids. Other on-site diversions include a nine-hole mini-golf course and giant chess board.