The Robert Newlands you were looking for is Robert George Newlands the second son of John Newlands and was born 22 November 1875 and died in Stanthorpe on the 11 December 1963. He moved to Cottonvale (near Stanthorpe) around 1916 and establish a orchard called "The Crest". He retired to Stanthorpe in the early 1960's but the orchard remained in family hands for many more years with his son running it. The house he retired still remains in the family today with a grandson living in it. He married Charlotte Matilda White on the 7 December 1904 and had six children:
Robert George fought in the Boer War in the NSW Imperial Bushmen (later becoming the 3rd NSW Imperial BUshmen). He rose to the rank of Lieutenant.