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a very nice place

Stay in Rocky? Don't forget the visit in this very nice and interesting area. Lot things to know... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rick_Albany
Step back in time

Well worth a visit. A fantastic way to see how our ancestors lived. Would need 1-2 hours to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lynne C
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This township museum showcases the rich, colourful history of the Rockhampton district. Set on 11.4 hectares you'll experience life from 1850s to 1950s. Highlights include the Hall of Clocks, a collection of restored vintage vehicles and machinery...more
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296 Boundary Rd, Rockhampton, Queensland 4702, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stay in Rocky? Don't forget the visit in this very nice and interesting area. Lot things to know round about the time of Aussies pioneers and their living rooms and working area. Amazing museum with a lot of details. The staff at the museum is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rick_Albany
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth a visit. A fantastic way to see how our ancestors lived. Would need 1-2 hours to see everything that is available for viewing.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff, one of their volunteer gave us a ride with a 97 years old car cause we had a young child and the weather was tooooooo hot. We really enjoy visiting the history buildings and vehicles, especially the fire station and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Went here with the kids and they absolutely loved it! Can clearly see a lot of love and effort has been put into the displays. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Simone R
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Great displays. A credit to all involved. Definitely worth spending time here, whether you’re a local or a tourist. Gives a glimpse into the past, our heritage.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

This is a credit to all concerned, so much to look at and very well laid out. Amazing collection of clocks. We walked for about three hours, only regret was the little shop is no open at weekends. Highly recommend this for all ages

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LynneSusanne
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Simply fascinating and a great day time activity. Myself and my husband thoroughly enjoyed how well kept this village is. Great family activity

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sondra-Powell
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We love a heritage village and Rockhampton Heritage Village is a good example of its kind. Kudos to all the wonderful volunteers who have worked so hard over the years to preserve the best of FNQ's vernacular architecture. It's a shame that there were so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

We had planned on staying for one hour but actually stayed for six. Very friendly and helpful volunteers and staff. We had a wonderful, nostalgic day looking at all the buildings, vehicles, animals. We rode in a vintage car and in a horse drawn carriage....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Johnmdub
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

On our way around Oz, we stopped at Rockhampton. Visited the Heritage village and loved it. Run by volunteers who give their time, please go and see this step back into time. Getting a bit run down, probably because of lack of funds. The more...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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William M
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Response from Scott M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, not sure if you can bring a dog; it would be best to check directly with the Rockhampton Heritage Village.
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Entry Adults $14 Concession $11 Child (3 to 14 years) $8.50 Family $40 Entry on market days: $2 per person. Children aged 14 and under FREE Entry on other days Event organisers using the Heritage Village may charge a... More
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