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The Old Windmill

Wickham Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
+61 413 253 424
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Just structure

Only a view of the historic windmill and an opportunity for photo. No activity. The doors is closed... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
LizzLind
,
Kuala Lumpur
via mobile
a remarkable building

This building represents so much of Brisbanes history especially its early infrastructure,if you... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
robin p
,
Noosa, Australia
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Wickham Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Only a view of the historic windmill and an opportunity for photo. No activity. The doors is closed and cant climb up. Just a 5 min stop site.

Thank LizzLind
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This building represents so much of Brisbanes history especially its early infrastructure,if you have ever laid blocks then check out the perfection of this structure.This is also adjacent to the reservoir the early water storage facility for the city.Well worth looking down into the underground...More

Thank robin p
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I just found this whilst walking around looking at the parkland, there are stairs from the main rd, plenty of room to sit around and take pics. Heaps of mystery in this building.

1  Thank mynewlifeistravel
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This is the oldest structure in Brisbane and it has a rich history, even a bloody history with hangings done here. I had to walk by it going to and from my hotel during the night. Many say it's haunted. Ask any local about the...More

1  Thank James S
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

A wee bit of history for the whole family to enjoy and the parks nearby are just beautiful too. A nice stroll around the city we went for a look on a recent visit to the city and really enjoyed ourselves.

1  Thank Geraldine W
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

On the side of a hill overlooking the city this is a part of Old Brisbane neat Roma St Parklands you can include it in a nice morning walk

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 27 January 2017

There are tours but I seem to miss them..but the Information Boards tell you everything you need to know about this historical building that once was a working flour mill

1  Thank Ladymaggic
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner and meals were exceptional and meal prices were reasonable...way below what we expected. Staff were so accommodating and friendly. Highly recommend for a lovely meal!!

Thank LynneDarwin
Reviewed 13 September 2016

One of the places you must see. Just to realize how tough life was for the original Brisbane colony. This is a MUST SEE.

Thank DayTrader888
Reviewed 1 August 2016

A little bit of history in the middle of Brisbane, worth viewing and finding out about the city's past.

Thank Maurice C
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