Stanthorpe is a city in the southeast of the Australian state of Queensland. It is located near the border with New South Wales, 223 km southwest of Brisbane and 56 km north of Tenterfield. Stanthorpe is located on the southwestern foothills of the McPherson Range at 811 m above sea level. The area around the city is called granite belt. At the 2006 census, the city had 4,271 inhabitants, in the 2011 census, there were already 5,385 ..