This walking tour of Mooroopna will give you a chance to view a number of historical sites.
Mixture of gravel paths, designated footpaths and road shoulders with a few road crossings, Be careful on uneven paths. To avoid the gravel path begin the walk at the Mooroopna War Memorial. Terrain is flat with small undulation to the gardens.
Ah Wong, a Chinese migrant, set up a market garden on this site in 1877 and supplied vegetables to the district.
Dedicated April 1928, construction cost 1000.
Mooroopnas first standalone Post Office 1884-1921, was moved due to the erosion of the river bank.
Build in 1877. Originally had a drawbridge in the centre to allow steamers to reach the wharf.
Built in 1906.
Built in 1877.
Built in 1872. Mooroopnas oldest continuous industry, (now home to Ridleys Agricultural products).
Home of Reuben McLennan, original owner of the flour mill and namesake of McLennan Street.
Further upstream when the river is low enough, you can see the remains of The Wharf, C1877.
Began processing in 1921 as a processor of delicious fruits. Manufacturing still continues at this site but is in limited capacity.