Welcome to Qantas Founders Museum. They are an independent not-for-profit community organisation and registered charity, operating since 1996, to commemorate the ethos and preserve the material heritage of the founders and early operations of Qantas Airways Ltd.
Today, they are a world-class museum and cultural display, eloquently telling the story of the founding of Qantas through interpretive displays, interactive exhibits, replica aircraft and an impressive collection of genuine artefacts.... more
Their collection incorporates four of the world's most significant airliners - the Consolidated PBY Catalina Flying Boat, Douglas DC3, Boeing 707 and the legendary Boeing 747. In addition, they have full scale replicas of some of the most important aircraft in the early Qantas fleet - DeHaviland DH-61 Giant Moth, DeHaviland DH-50, and Avro 504k Dyak; Qantas' first ever aircraft.... less
Children are welcome.
Access without assistance is available for guests with a disability.
How To Get There
The Qantas Founders Museum is located at the Longreach Airport on the Landsborough Highway three and a half kilometres from the centre of town. The complex is adjacent to the Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame and walking distance from motel and cabin style accommodation houses.
Contact the operator for entry costs for specialised tours at the Qantas Founders Museum.
|Adult||$21.00||18 Jun - 18 Jun||Museum Only.|
|$11.00||18 Jun - 18 Jun||Museum Only.|
|Concession||$16.50||18 Jun - 18 Jun||Museum Only.|
|Family||$49.50||18 Jun - 18 Jun||Museum Only.|
|Group||$15.00||18 Jun - 18 Jun||Groups of 10 or more Museum Only.|
|Student||$11.00||18 Jun - 18 Jun||Museum Only.|
* 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.