Opened in 1977 the Australian Sugar Industry Museum is a modern complex covering some 14,000 square. The Museum's collection comprises of contemporary and historical photographs, books, documents, domestic objects and artefacts related to Australia's sugar industry. Historic tractors, locomotives, harvesters, implements and a working model of a 500 horse power driven crushing engine are on permanent display.... more
Many static displays depict the history of the sugar industry, including South Sea Islander involvement, a Cane Barrack Kitchen, Stables and a Blacksmith Shop.
The professionally equipped 50 seat theatre features an audio visual presentation that describes the history, growing, harvesting, milling and refining of sugar in Australia.
General, Education and Special Interest Group tours are given on request with at least one weeks notice.... less
Children are the attraction's specific target group. Activities are designed to attract schools and families.
Disabled access, parking and toilet facilities are available.
Yes. Pets are allowed.
Attraction has a restaurant on premises, suitable for light or main meals. Popular selection including local produce such as tropical fruit.
How To Get There
Self drive or bus transport options available. The museum is located on the Bruce Highway, eight kilometres south of Innisfail. McCafferty's bus service picks up and drops off each day in front of the Museum.
|Adult||$10.00||01 Apr - 31 Mar|
|Adult||$8.00||01 Apr - 31 Mar||Seniors, over 55 years old.|
|$5.00||01 Apr - 31 Mar|
|Concession||$5.00||01 Apr - 31 Mar||Pensioners.|
|Family||$25.00||01 Apr - 31 Mar||Two adults and two children.|
|Group||$0.00||01 Apr - 31 Mar||For groups of 20 or more, a 25 per cent discount applies. For groups of 30 or more a 35 per cent discount applies.|
|Student||$5.00||01 Apr - 31 Mar|
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