Milton Aboriginal Camp

Stage Number: MBNH.07.03.06

Group: Western

Local Study Area: Bardon-Red Hill-Milton-Kelvin Grove

Epoch: Early 19th Century

Street Address: McDougall Street/ Park Road Junction, Milton

Latitude & Longitude: -27.47169444,153.00508333

Time Link: 1823

Map Link: 1865

Image Time Point: 1865

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Regular Aboriginal riverside Camp above the former creek here, used into the 1870s. Corroborees were held here, within hearing and sight of Milton House.


Ray Kerkhove, 2015, Aboriginal Campsites of Greater Brisbane (Salisbury: Boolarong), 192.

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QSA. QSA Series ID 2043 City of Brisbane and Suburbs Maps – A1A Series. 1 chain to the inch. Plan of subdivision of section 30 City of Brisbane. 1 chain to an inch. Surveyor General’s Office, Brisbane.(quarter-size). 634488