The Kilkivan Shire Museum contains a comprehensive display of ore and mineral samples common to the district, photographs and documents relating to mining, forestry, dairying and town, school and family histories of Goomeri, Kilkivan, Widgee and Woolooga. Research facilities - fee applies.
The main building has rooms furnished in style of yesteryear, for example parlour, bedroom, general store and barber's shop. Fettler's barrack houses a school room and kitchen. Large slab shed contains buggy and wagon, mining, farm and forestry tools. A genuine stockman's hut, made from slabs laundry and containing original contents has been relocated to the museum grounds.... more
There is an unmanned Visitor Information Centre in the front of the main building which is open everyday to visitors and tourists for approximately seven hours.... less
School visits - one teacher/parent per group of six to eight students is required.
Main building has disabled access ramp. Some restriction on out buildings with stairs (two only), remainder are on ground level and easily viewed.
No smoking, drinking, eating or pets allowed in buildings.
How To Get There
By road to Kilkivan. Museum is next door to the Left Bank Cafe and Gallery.
|Adult||$3.00||01 Aug - 31 Mar|
|Group||$3.00||01 Aug - 31 Mar||Pre-arranged school groups with hands-on display AUD3.00 per child with no charge for adults.|
|Student||$1.00||01 Aug - 31 Mar|
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