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Rockhampton Heritage Village

296 Boundary Rd, Rockhampton, Queensland 4702, Australia
+61 7 4936 8680
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Amazing display

Well presented attraction for locals and visitors alike. There are so many displays. The staff... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
HannahJord
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Townsville, Australia
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Love this place!!!! Will go again and again.

I take my hat off to the volunteers who run the Heritage village. I don't even know where to start... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bernadette O
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Gladstone
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This township museum showcases the rich, colourful history of the Rockhampton district. Set on 11.4 hectares you'll experience life from 1850s to 1950s. Highlights include the Hall of Clocks, a collection of restored vintage vehicles and machinery, country hospital building, the old school house, doll collection, fire station, homesteads and cottages and extensive herb garden. Sunday Markets are held on site every two months. Open 7 days 9am to 4pm.
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296 Boundary Rd, Rockhampton, Queensland 4702, Australia
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+61 7 4936 8680
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well presented attraction for locals and visitors alike. There are so many displays. The staff working there were very friendly and enthusiastic. They spent time with us to explain the items. The place is great. It’s beyond words to describe. A must for everyone visiting...More

Thank HannahJord
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I take my hat off to the volunteers who run the Heritage village. I don't even know where to start with my praises! Everyone who has had input into this place and given buildings and memorabilia - you should be so proud of yourselves. This...More

Thank Bernadette O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great walk around the little hamlet that displays the history of the area including a huge Fire Brigade display.

Thank TeamJaffa
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Certainly this is a 'mus't place to visit if you are passing through Rockhampton. On Saturday 7th October I spent five hours with a friend taking our time reading all the documentation on the displays enjoying moments of re-living my childhood through the 50s and...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

What a great place to visit. We were fascinated by the cottage that was donated there. A lady had lived in it all her life until she died at 102 and lived in it as it was built. No water or electricity. Lovely helpful staff....More

Thank Vonevo
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great place to visit a lot of history here . Market days are great. Food is good and people are friendly and very helpful

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This place is not to be missed on a trip to Rockhampton! We spent 2 hours here. Lots of things brought back memories from my childhood. A whole township replicated, full of so much history on how we lived in days gone by.

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I paid the entry fee which was well worth it. It's easy to spend a few hours there, wandering around and discovering what's next around the corner, or over in that building. I went back a couple of years later and it was the same,...More

Thank Gael L
Reviewed 5 September 2017

going here we paid our money thinking it was a bit expensive to just see a museum, but then the lady tells us its over 20acres, our mouth drops and we think ohh what a good idea, so off we went visiting homes, hospital, church,...More

Thank maidensmeadows
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

In this village you go back in time spanning 100 years. With a little imagination it is possible to relive time gone by. What was it like to live without electricity and running water? What hardships did our first settlers face? Numerous buildings full of...More

Thank Mary T
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William M
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Response from Scott M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, not sure if you can bring a dog; it would be best to check directly with the Rockhampton Heritage Village.
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3 November 2015|
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Response from Jillong | Reviewed this property |
Entry Adults $14 Concession $11 Child (3 to 14 years) $8.50 Family $40 Entry on market days: $2 per person. Children aged 14 and under FREE Entry on other days Event organisers using the Heritage Village may charge a... More
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