The Sarina Tourist Art and Craft Centre is located on the Bruce Highway 34 kilometres south of Mackay and 314 kilometres north of Rockhampton. The location is ideal, as it is at the southern approach to Sarina.
Volunteers, which are all members of the Cooperative, operate the Art and Craft Centre. It is open for business 362 days a year from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. closing on Christmas Day, New Years Day and Good Friday.... more
The Sarina Tourist Art and Craft Centre gained Accreditation as a 'Visitor Information Centre' in 2001. Thereby providing accurate and up to date tourist information on the Sarina area. Information on the Mackay and adjacent tourist regions is also provided. Self-drive tours of the area, taking in all the features of the shire, are also available.
The Shire of Sarina is well known for the quality of the art and craft produced by its very talented residents. It is a requirement that only members of the cooperative sell their product through the Information Centre. Commissions from sales partly fund the operations of the Information Centre, while many artists form the voluntary staff. Visitors are astounded at the diversity and quality of crafts and many comment on this in the visitor's book.
The old timber building was built 1906 and is known to locals as the 'Old Sarina Court House'. In 1985 the building was relocated to its present position, in the rose garden of Railway Square, and restored.
Disabled toilets and disabled access ramp are available. Complimentary tea, coffee and iced water are available to help you stay alert. You will always be welcomed at The Sarina Art and Craft Centre by a friendly greeting and a warm smile.... less
Children are welcome.
* 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.