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QLD Dairy and Heritage Museum

Closed Now: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Really interesting place to visit

Allow plenty of time to visit this museum. We had a very good guide Betty who had a great... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
Patti S
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Beenleigh, Australia
Fabulous old museum

Really enjoyed this place, lots of lovely old antiques and things to see. The gentleman there... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
kamsav
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Brisbane, Australia
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Sommerville Street Off Gayndah Road, Murgon, Murgon, Queensland 4605, Australia
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Allow plenty of time to visit this museum. We had a very good guide Betty who had a great knowledge of Murgon and the surrounding districts. The former Bank of NSW building has heaps of info there particularly about the dairy industry in the area....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Patti S
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Really enjoyed this place, lots of lovely old antiques and things to see. The gentleman there couldn't give me enough info and loved to chat! He was super friendly and very passionate about the things in the museum. He told a lot of old stories...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

This museum is a gem! Please come and support this very worthwhile endeavor. Wonderful displays of many heritage items, presented well. Original farmhouses, church and dairy. Lots of space for children to run and clean facilities. This museum is staffed by well informed volunteers. Well...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

The Murgon Dairy Museum will entrance you for hours or most of the day - your choice. Not just the history and memorabilia of the local dairy industry, but beautiful agate displays, antique/collectable telephones, farm machinery, 'CASTRA' the first house in Murgon, an early Chapel,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

What a fascinating museum to visit. We wandered around the museum and its grounds, reading and absorbing the history and memorabilia about the dairy industry and the South Burnett area. Certainly worth a visit, small entrance fee which contributes to the upkeep of this wonderful...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

this was such a good find a guild betty was so good and telling us so much about the history of murgon and about dairy cows and how they make the cheese and butter a must for every one to know about the history of...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Lovely space with lots of things to see and learn from about the past in the Queensland bush. run by volunteers and lots of knowledge. Its have some coast to enter but it it worth it. recommended

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Karen M
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Having grown up on dairy farms, we are now in our 60's, we decided to pop in to have a look. Welcoming volunteer took our entrance fee, $5 adults, $3 kids, and showed us around the main building, which in the past was a old...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Gary M
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a visit to this museum today. Very informative and has far more than its name suggests. A lot of town and local identity memorabilia which has been established by just a few elderly volunteers. Well done!

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jumfajoy
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

My children and I enjoyed our day there. We went on the open day and loved the rope spinning especially.

Date of experience: April 2016
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