• Alpha, the ''Town of Murals'', was established in 1884 and is part of Jericho Shire, one of Queensland''s largest cattle producing areas. Located on the Capricorn Highway, its streets are named after poets, the main street being Shakespeare Street. The town is known for the 27 murals painted on various buildings throughout the town. Each mural depicts a different aspect of pioneering and contemporary Outback life. The Jane Neville-Rolfe Gallery also boasts an excellent range of artworks from local artists and travelling shows. The volunteers at the Rowley Roberts information centre can show you examples of petrified wood and direct

  • Alpha Native Flower Garden
    Alpha Native Flower Garden

    Australian and South African natives plus varieties of Stattis grow on this two and half

  • Alpha Murals
    Alpha Murals

    Alpha is branded the ‘Town of Murals’ due to the 27 colourful murals painted on

  • Alpha Petrified Wood
    Alpha Petrified Wood

    The volunteers at the Rowley Roberts Tourist Information Centre can show you examples of petrified

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