South Bank

Stage Number: MBSH.03.01.80

Group: Southern

Local Study Area: West End-South Brisbane-North Woolloongabba

Epoch: Early 19th Century

Street Address: South Bank Parklands

Latitude & Longitude: -27.47688889,153.02211111

Time Link: 1823

Map Link: 1842

Image Time Point: 1842

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Former site of some of Brisbane’s first crops, and later site of the Border Police paddocks. Aboriginal people frequently raided the crops here 1827-1830.


Ray Kerkhove, 2015, Aboriginal Campsites of Greater Brisbane (Salisbury: Boolarong), 124.

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Map References

SLQ. First Survey of Crown Lands in the Moreton Bay District, 1842, by Surveyor Henry Wade.Brisbane, 1842. RBM 841.16 1842 00013 E