Old Government House is recognised as one of Queensland's most important heritage sites. The building recently underwent a AUD15 million restoration and is now open to the public as a House museum. Visit the house (admission is free) to get an insight into colonial life in the early days of Queensland. Old Government House is also home to the William Robinson Gallery. Located on the first level the Gallery and study centre honours the life and work of this distinguished Queensland artist. Tours of Old Government House and the William Robinson Gallery are run regularly.
Children are welcome, but no special facilities are available.
Disabled access throughout building with lift to the first level. Disabled parking also available. Please phone them for more details.
Guided tours of the house, with historical commentary, are available by prior arrangement
The House is located within walking distance from the Queen Street Mall. There is ample public transport and car spaces at the Queen Street Mall or close by in a neighbouring street. For public transport information contact Transinfo.
How To Get There
You can travel to and from Gardens Point campus using bus, trains or taxis, river ferry or the CityCat. For all timetable information visit the Transinfo website or phone 13 1230.
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