LEADING the town for 22 years, Thomas Jack was an excellent mayor and made a big impact on Early Dalby.
17th Oct. 2019 4:10 PM
Frederick William Roche was a well-known and popular man and this was proved by becoming the first mayor of Dalby in...
09th Oct. 2019 12:10 PM
FOR many years, Henry Stuart Russell's station was the only cattle station on the Downs.
04th Oct. 2019 5:10 PM
Early settlers get creative in horror prolonged dry spell.
27th Sept. 2019 8:09 AM
YOUNG William was chosen to take the alcohol as he was a non-drinker in those days.
21st Sept. 2019 6:09 PM
Dalby's history is built on its residents and their stories.
14th Sept. 2019 3:09 PM
Publican, magistrate and water carrier left his mark on town
22nd Aug. 2019 4:08 PM
THE region's first tractor had the townsfolk awestruck and is still on display at Jimbour to this day
17th Aug. 2019 8:08 AM
Shepherds on Jimbour Station lived lonely rough lives in the early days.
08th Aug. 2019 4:08 PM
Pioneers' cemetery's tragic tales of lives once lived and lost.
03rd Aug. 2019 6:08 PM
Transformed bushland brings settlers to the Moola district thanks to hard work of locals cultivating land.
25th July 2019 3:07 PM
A boisterous bell ringer to a gentle house maker, old Dalby was made up of many colourful characters.
18th July 2019 4:07 PM
A long life in Dalby nearly came to an untimely end for Irishman Thomas Cussen
12th July 2019 2:07 PM
A controversial choice for council sparked interest in more tourist attractions for the region.
04th July 2019 3:07 PM
Early Dalby Herald journalists got in on the action when reporting the tales of the town.
27th June 2019 2:06 PM
Horse was seized by police then disappeared from stall at Dalby race meet
21st June 2019 1:06 PM
Butcher recalls life on the land and in town after half a century in Dalby.
14th June 2019 10:06 AM
Elections in old-time Dalby were not a sobering experience
06th June 2019 2:06 PM
Ray Humphrys took a glimpse at the Dalby 120 years ago, when times were different and are so foreign to us now.
30th May 2019 10:05 PM
A young Maida Bell made Jimbour House her home before a series of unfortunate events occurred in her life.
23rd May 2019 3:05 PM
Dalby State School was the first school to be established in Dalby and it still remains on the original site.
16th May 2019 5:05 PM
Historical record of Charles Hudson's original flying saucer model
09th May 2019 4:05 PM
Repatriation grants we made to the Dalby Town Council and Wambo Shire Council to provide work for diggers who returned home...
26th April 2019 11:04 AM
Recollections of people, places and celebrations in old town Dalby are bought to light through the eyes of Stanley...
17th April 2019 2:04 PM
It was a hundred years ago when a distinguished party of people were making their ascent of the Bunya Mountains on foot.
12th April 2019 3:04 PM
Blaxland identified many opportunities for work and business during his time spent in Dalby.
06th April 2019 4:04 PM
A lot of effort was put into checking graves with a master plan and recording details.
22nd March 2019 8:03 AM
William Hall was tired and hungry and the food he carried had run out when he was invited in to share a meal.
22nd Feb. 2019 2:02 PM
When Boona Boy, the racehorse, scored his first win on a Brisbane course, it fulfilled the dream of his owner George...
16th Feb. 2019 11:02 AM
While watching some men lop a tree, her child in her arms, the tree began to fall.
09th Feb. 2019 4:02 PM
When her sisters appeared to be drowning, Margaret Bell had to act fast in order to save them.
02nd Feb. 2019 5:02 AM
Henry Stuart Russell remembers death of young shepherd
25th Jan. 2019 5:01 PM
What made the Sovereign Hotel stand out to locals was a bottle tree perched just outside
19th Jan. 2019 12:01 PM
Ray explores the distant past, looking to articles printed in The Dalby Herald 150 years ago.
12th Jan. 2019 3:01 PM
Richard Charles Drew, one of Dalby's longest serving Mayors, remembers early life in Dalby
04th Jan. 2019 3:01 PM
The picture theatre was a popular source of entertainment in the 1930s. Ray tells the tale of an evening in March 1934...
29th Dec. 2018 11:12 PM
Ray tells the tale of when the cheese factory at Maclagan closed down in early 1972 and how it brought an to an end and era...
01st Dec. 2018 1:12 PM
In this week's Early Days, Ray Humphrys contemplates stories of a spirit of a clock locked inside a walls of an old...
17th Nov. 2018 7:11 PM
Ray Humphrys takes a look back at the story of Lewis Wilson, who wasn't afraid to show the Brits how to ride during the...
11th Nov. 2018 8:11 AM
Ray Humphrys looks back at Albert and Annie Strofield, who adored each other for more than 77 years.
28th Oct. 2018 7:10 AM
Learn the history of one of the first families to settle in the area.
14th Oct. 2018 9:10 AM
RAY Humphrys takes a look back at Bill and Harry Napier who began a new business in Dalby which become a major success.
07th Oct. 2018 5:10 AM
Boyd Weir was recognised far and wide for his skill with a camera. The photography guru snapped many memorable moments in...
30th Sept. 2018 8:09 AM
IT WAS supposed to be a regional centre, but the neglect killed this town entirely.
23rd Sept. 2018 8:09 AM
THIS week in Early Days with Ray Humphrys we take a look back at the sad end for Harry 'Bunda' Darlow, who dedicated...
16th Sept. 2018 10:09 AM
IT WAS the beginning of the 20th century when the government decided to open an area that seemed a formidable wilderness...
09th Sept. 2018 9:09 AM
WITH the loss of Mary's Commercial Hotel recently it is interesting to note how many Dalby hotels have been destroyed by...
02nd Sept. 2018 7:09 AM
IN EARLY Days with Ray Humphrys this week we take a look back to when Dalby called for a tribute dedicated to those who...
19th Aug. 2018 9:08 AM