Today, 95 years ago, on Saturday, 25th August 1928, the Maroomba Estate in Morningside was being advertised for sale on the ground.
1928 Maroomba Estate - Morningside, Brisbane
The Maroomba Estate was advertised in the local papers on the days leading up to the sale.
The Maroomba Estate covers Lawson Street, Ison Street (map shows as Mawson Street), Carramar Street (map shows as Wilson Street), Riding Road, Forbes Street, Exeter Street, Goulburn Street and Wynnum Road.
Check out the 1946 Aerial view of the Maroomba Estate.
1946 Aerial Photo of Maroomba Estate
More Morningside information available
Newspaper Advertisement - The Brisbane Courier - Page 30
Saturday, 25 August 1928
This Afternoon, Saturday, 25th August at 3 o'clock
On the ground, Corner, Riding Road and Lawson Street, Morningside.
Situated right on the East Brisbane - Balmoral Tram.
At the corner of Riding Road, which is a Bitumen Road and Lawson Street.
In a Busy Centre, 20 Fine Business and Residential Blocks,
With All Conveniences Handy - Electric Light, Water, Gas and Tram Passing door.
Terms:- Riding Road Frontages, £10 per allotment deposit and £2 per allotment per month, interest 6 per cent.
Lawson Street Frontages, £5 per allotment deposit and 20/ per allotment per month, interest 6 per cent.
Call for Plan.
Isles, Love & Co. Limited