The restored Cattleyards and Ramp are the only replica of such a structure in Redcliffe.
Early Redcliffe residents associated with the butchering trade, speak of agisting cattle here prior to slaughter and sale to the public.
A plaque at the site indicates the Cattleyards were last used in 1969.
Another plaque near the newly completed reconstructed cattleyards was unveiled on 24 May, 2008 by Cr James Houghton, Paul Woodcock – Redcliffe Historical Society, Noel Powell – Redcliffe City Rotary, Jacquie Sandy – Friends of the Gardens and David Cullen, Manager – Works Moreton Bay Regional Council.
See the News item in the Redcliffe & Bayside Herald, June 4, 2008 below.