Road Photos & Information: Queensland
A39 Gore Highway (A39) - Former Alignment: Pittsworth to Toowoomba

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A39 is a major highway route linking the Darling Downs farming area, and the city of Toowoomba with Goondiwindi and New South Wales.

Consisting of mostly rural highway standard, the route passes through mostly farming, residential and commercial zones.

The Gore Highway is named after two brothers, George & Ralph Gore. They established Yandilla station between Pittsworth and Millmerran, which the highway passes through. 2

Multiplexes along the route include:

History:

This page concentrates on the former alignment between Pittsworth and Toowoomba

Pittsworth to Toowoomba Toowoomba to Pittsworth
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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Ferguson Rd at Westbrook, February 2017.

Image © Michael Greenslade

Start A39:
Sign indicating the beginning of A39, and also intersection directioal sign at the junction with O'Quinn St and Phyllis St in Harristown, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign with erroneous A2 shield looking northeast at Drayton as you approach Canning St, February 2017. Click here for a photo of this location by Rob Tilley from April 2005.

Image © Michael Greenslade

Distance Sign:
RD sign at Harristown, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

End A39:
Sign indicating the end of A39, near Phyllis and O'Quinn St in Harristown, June 2009.

Image © Brad Torr

Trailblazer:
A39 trailblazer at Harristown, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

    Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Canning St in Drayton, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

    Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the Canning St intersection in Drayton, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at Harrow St in Drayton, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Old Wyreema Rd at Drayton, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Old Wyreema Road:
Gore Hwy (A39) at Drayton, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Road Conditions Sign:
Road conditions sign at Westbrook, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign approaching Ferguson Rd at Westbrook, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Ferguson Road:
Gore Hwy (A39) at Ferguson Rd in Westbrook, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Tourism Sign:
Tourism sign announcing the Darling Downs, Westbrook, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

Trailblazer:
A39 trailblazer at Westbrook, May 2011.

Image © Rob Tilley

1 Transport and Main Roads, Queensland state-controlled roads and region maps, Darling Downs Region: back
2 Michael Greenslade, Australian Towns, Cities & Highways, Gore Highway
3 Queensland Government, Ministerial Media Statements, $710,000 upgrade for Gore Highway, 14 February 2012

Last updated: 01-Jan-2020 8:25

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