This huge display area houses an amazing exhibition of fossils from around the world, as well as an extensive and growing display of fossils from the local area. 'Hughie" is the star attraction; a life size skeletal replica of a Muttaburrasaurus.
Come and witness the amazing light and sound show that takes you back over 500 million years to the beginning of the formation of Porcupine Gorge.... more
The Bioregions display give concise information about the four different bioregions in the Shire, explaining land types, flora and fauna unique to these areas.
"Shearing the Stragglers" tells the story of the demise of the sheep industry throughout the Flinders Shire. Tales of hardship and change are told through stories of men who lived this gruelling life from 1865 to present day times.
While wandering around the Centre, enjoy the video on Hughenden and District, telling the story of how Hughenden came to be.
The Flinders Discovery Centre stocks a large range of souvenirs, information on local and regional holiday destinations.... less
Children are welcome. There is a children's play area available. Must be supervised.
Access provided for guests with a disability.
Upon presentation of this print out you will receive one adult free entry into the display area. Offer valid from 1 March 2009 until 31 May 2009.
How To Get There
The Centre is part of the Hughenden Visitor Information Centre.
|Adult||$5.00||01 Jan - 30 Jun|
|$2.00||01 Apr - 30 Jun|
|Group||$112.00||01 Apr - 30 Jun||25 Adults or more.|
Flinders Discovery Centre
One Adult free Entry into Museum when the word "HUGHIE" is quoted
Meet 'Hughie' 7m life sized skeletal Muttaburrasaurus
Exquisite Fossil & Gem display
Porcupine Gorge Light & Sound Show
Shearing the Stragglers Display
Kids Activity Corner
Excellent Souvenir Shop
To book please phone 07 4741 2970
*Valid to 31/12/2014 ( One free admission per couple or one free admission per family when the word "HUGHIE" is quoted.
* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.