At the Creek is a multi-award winning Visitor Information Centre in Julia Creek. At the Creek engages many audio and visual displays housed in historical fettlers cottages that focus on the themes of water, country and people. The Centre is aimed at all age groups, to help visitors experience what it is like to live, work and play in the McKinlay Shire.... more
New to the Centre is their Beneath the Creek experience, a world class attraction to the North West. Visitors can interact with the natural resources of their land and explore the geological and geographical features that have shaped our regions past.
The highlight of Beneath the Creek is the nocturnal viewing area for endangered species, the Julia Creek Dunnart. The Julia Creek Dunnart is a very cute, tiny nocturnal marsupial found in the Mitchell grass plains of the Shire. Visitors can see the feisty character in action and audio links give an educational background to the lifestyle of the threatened species.
This accredited visitor information centre offers a one stop shop for travel information including maps, brochures, and itineraries.... less