CORNER OF GEORGE AND HIGH STREETS, JANDOWAE
The Dingo Sculpture marks the start of the 5,400km Dingo Barrier Fence - the longest fence in the world. The Dingo Barrier Fence protects 26.5 million hectares of sheep and cattle grazing country in South East Queensland from the menace of dingoes and wild dogs, and is patrolled weekly by maintenance teams.
Distance from Jimbour Station: 21 minutes
Montys Garage Vintage Car Museum
SYBIL STREET, GLENMORGAN
PHONE: 0418 786 850
Montys Garage is a 1940s style auto garage which has been converted into a Vintage Car Museum housing a collection of 70 restored vintage cars and trucks. Get a close look at the cars on display or browse through the huge collection of auto memorabilia and large range of vintage spare parts and equipment.
The viewable display comprises 15 vehicles at any one time and is constantly changing. The total collection is ever expanding as more vehicles are introduced to the workshop as a 'work-in-progress' exhibit. Here you can witness a rebuild and restoration in progress and catch a glimpse of how things were once done in outback towns.
- Monday to Friday 8:00am - 4.30pm
- Saturday 8:00am - 11:30am
- Sundays by appointment for group tours
- Admission fees apply
Distance from Jimbour Station: 2 hours 9 minutes
For more information on what to see and do in the Western Downs, visit www.westerndownsqueensland.com.au or stop by our Pop Up Visitor Information Centre at Big Skies where our staff will be more than happy to advise you on what to do and see.