Bob Davies

This link will take you to Bob’s Bellthorpe in the 1950’s. He describes it as a description of the roads, farms, people and happenings while Bob lived on the mountain.

This link will take you to the paintings Bob has done in his retirement. They are scenes he has painted from his memories.



Allis Chalmers winder sitting on tree stump and winching logs up the side of the mountian. On the top hairpincorner of the Range Road. Bellthorpe 1954. Part of the “Mick Simpson” operation. All traffic stopped for at least 2 hours while the logs were loaded on the truck to start their journey to Chermside in Brisbane to be sawn into house timber to help house the growing population