Hervey Bay Historical
Village & Museum

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Senior Citizen Friendly
The organisers of Group bookings should note that we have an urn, table and seating
if the group would like to make a cuppa. (No extra cost) A new covered BBQ area is also available with
two electric BBQ's and a hot water dispenser.(No extra cost)

Disabled
Only three wheelchair ramps: 6 buildings are ground level. Remainder have no more
than four steps, all with hand rails.
Double Disabled access toilets are available on site.

Schools
Schools are welcome anytime. An average of 25 classes visit each year.
Mostly Grade 4, local and country, they are given an educational tour through the
buildings by Museum volunteers, overseen by teachers and aides.
Blacksmith, Corn Shelling , Rope Making & Woodturning demonstrations are available for all groups
Check our demonstrations page for more information.

Staff
There are no paid staff at the Museum. All members are volunteers.

Awards
The Museum in 1988 received an award for excellence.
This is a highly valued prize from the International Council of Museums.

In 2006 , 2007 and 2008 we won the Fraser Coast & South Burnett Tourism Award for the
Heritage & Cultural Tourism Category.

Opening Hours
Friday & Saturday from 1pm 'til 4.30pm
Sundays from 10.30am 'til 4.30pm

All Queensland School and Public Holidays
(Closed Christmas Day & Good Friday)

Blacksmith, Woodturning, Corn Shelling and Rope making demonstrations
Sundays from 1pm 'til 3pm

Groups and Parties Welcome

Admission
Adults $10.00
Primary Students $3.00
Children under school age FREE

Tel. 07 4128 4804 or 07 4194 6464

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