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Kupunn: Where To Go / Sightseeing

Lake Broadwater Conservation Park


Lake Broadwater Conservation Park protects the only natural lake on the Darling Downs and the surrounding cypress and brigalow. Waterbirds and wildlife are drawn to the shallow lake and find refuge in the surrounding vegetation. The lake precinct was a focal point for local Aboriginal people and later teamsters and early settlers. Picnic under river red gums, relax and enjoy the wildlife and wildflowers. Watch waterbirds nesting on the 'neck' of the lake from an elevated bird hide

Visitors can stroll along the two-kilometre track joining the two camping areas or take the five-kilometre (return) self-guided drive. Swimming, boating and water skiing are permitted, but the lake can dry out for lengthy periods so check with the caretaker before planning to take your boat on the water (boating permits required).




Lake Broadwater Road
Dalby, QLD, 4405

Located 14.8K from Kupunn

Dalby War Memorial and Gates


Dalby's grand tribute to its local WWI soldiers represents a joint venture of local and international talent.

Governor Sir Matthew Nathan unveiled the Dalby War Memorial on 26 July 1922. The memorial and wrought iron gates flanked by carved sandstone pillars were designed by local monumental mason, J Shill. British sculptors John Whitehead and Sons modelled the Dalby soldier statue, based on a sergeant-major of the Grenadier Guards. The statue was cast at a London foundry.

Only two known examples of Whitehead's work exist in Queensland. Dalby's digger is one of only two bronze diggers in the state. The memorial, set in a park, honours 360 local men who served in WWI. Of them, 64 died. Bronze plates, created by Norwegian immigrant Ernest Gunderson, bear the soldiers' names.

Sandstone gate pillars bear the AIF badge and the dates 1914 and 1919. Torch shaped light are installed atop the pillars.




Patrick Street
Dalby, QLD, 4405

Located 17.4K from Kupunn

Kupunn: Events

Dalby's Delicious and DeLIGHTful Festival


Dalby's Delicious and DeLIGHTful Festival is Dalby's signature festival. It is a two day multicultural event - the Saturday featuring creative markets, cultural foods and entertainment ending with a spectacular lantern parade and fireworks display along the banks of the beautiful Myall Creek.

Embracing and celebrating multiculturalism and inclusivity, it attracts locals and visitors alike. There is something for everyone from school groups and families to young adults and the elderly. The festival includes an Australian citizenship ceremony welcoming new citizens into Australia.

Enjoy a relaxing gourmet brunch on Sunday and the sounds of Dalby's best entertainers. Browse the array of creative arts stalls and participate in a range of fun activities such as the Continental Challenge. Enjoy Dalby Chefs' Cook-off as local chefs pit themselves against each other in preparing a mystery cultural brunch dish.

A fun festival to be enjoyed by all. They hope to see you there.


Event Dates
2017
      19th Aug
      20th Aug


Sydney Street
Dalby, QLD, 4405

Located 17.7K from Kupunn

Kupunn: Travel Tips

Dalby Visitor Information Centre


Dalby Visitor Information Centre offers a one stop shop for travel information including maps, brochures and itineraries. The Centre sells cold drinks and souvenirs and provides free Wi-Fi internet access.

Staffed by skilled and knowledgeable locals, the Centre can provide local advice on the things to see and do, the best attractions to explore and local happenings.

The Dalby Visitor Information Centre is located in the picturesque Thomas Jack Park on the corner of Drayton and Condamine Streets in Dalby. The surrounding parkland offers off-street parking, toilets, picnic tables and barbecue facilities. Discuss your travel plans with their friendly staff and enjoy a stroll in the park, before continuing on with your journey.




Thomas Jack Park,
Corner of Drayton and Condamine Streets
Dalby, QLD, 4405

Located 16.9K from Kupunn

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