In 1909 the mill was described as being situated in the centre of Benowa Village on an elevated site.
Over millennia, weathering and water erosion sculpted the volcano into a caldera with spectacular volcanic formations known as plugs.
Neptune’s became the world’s first all-female Royal Life Saving Club to both perform regular patrols and have its own permanent club house.
The Binstead family, timber-getters and farmers, settled near a good ford in the river which was accessible except during times of flood.
In 1957, electricity poles were erected within the estate in preparation for power lines to be installed.