Everything Tagged: Galleries Museums and Collections

Wintons Diamantina Heritage Truck and Machinery Museum

Bring the whole family along and take a nostalgic trip into transport history by visiting Winton’s Diamantina Heritage Truck and Machinery Museum. The museum features historic trucks, vehicles and machinery as well as photographic and transport memorabilia. It’s a fun and educational day out for the whole family

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Three Dimensional Mural

This striking mural containing 17 local elements is interpreted by means of an audio and moving light presentation, which gives a concise and interesting overview of the history, industry and culture of Roma and its district. The large 18 square metre clay mural was created by local artists,

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Whitula Gate Museum

The Whitula Gate Museum is based around an original slab hut built by the Rabbit Board in 1906 as a boundary riders’ hut. The hut was moved to its present location in 1996 to be used as the centre point of the museum. The museum has been designed

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The Wellshot Centre

The Wellshot Centre is dedicated to telling the story of one of Australia’s largest sheep stations. View a 20 minute film “A Rush for Grass” which graphically displays the challenges faced by early pioneers and their fortitude in adapting to a harsh and fickle climate. The building is

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The Jackson Collections

The Jackson Collections was opened by the Governor General in September 2009, and is the lifetime collections of two brothers, Hilton and Ike Jackson. Prepare to be thoroughly intrigued by the many other interesting items on display; hubcaps, buttons, drill bits, rabbit traps and scissors are just some

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The Fossilised Forest Sculpture

The Alpha region is famous for its petrified wood and its latest attraction the Fossilised Forest sculpture reflects this. The sculpture by Cedar Creek artist Antone Bruinsma is a representation of a boulder which has been opened to reveal its treasures and mysteries. The exterior of the sculpture

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Tambo Heritage Precinct

Discover stories of the oldest town in the west at Tambo’s Heritage Precinct . The buildings were originally Tambo’s Post and Telegraph Offices, and Tambo played a vital role in the early telegraph system linking the north of Australia with the south. These heritage listed buildings were moved

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The Big Rig – Oil Patch Museum

Join them at The Big Rig in Roma to discover the unique history of how and where the Australian oil and gas industry originated. The Oil Patch enables you to experience the history of early rig sites and machinery and gain an understanding of today’s multi-billion dollar industry.

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The Old Injune Courthouse and Museum

The old Injune Courthouse is located at the Injune multipurpose complex. The original Courthouse is home to a wonderful display of relics, photographs and information about Injune’s ex-servicemen and women. This mini-museum is a truly fascinating ever changing display, not to be missed. A must see when visiting

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