When arriving in Quilpie ensure your first stop is at the Visitor Information Centre, Museum and Gallery located on the main street.
This accredited visitor information centre offers a one stop shop for travel information including maps, brochures, and itineraries. Staffed by skilled and knowledgeable locals, the Quilpie Museum, Gallery and Visitor Information Centre can provide advice on the things to see, things to do and where to eat. Discuss with the friendly staff your travel plans and be sure to ask about their guided town tours operating Tuesday's and Thursday's, April - September.... more
The interactive museum displays the rugged history of the early pioneers, and the Shire Gallery hosts an exhibition each month including travelling displays and works by local artists. Each exhibition has an official opening which everyone is welcome to attend. Nibbles and light refreshments are available on the night.
Their current exhibition is "Perfectly Purple". An array of purple items donated by locals which are up for sale with all the proceeds to be donated to Epilepsy Queensland. This exhibition will be open until Thursday 24th April.... less