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C.Q. Military & Artifacts Museum

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Needs some tlc

We like to support these local museums, particularly when staffed by volunteers, however have mixed... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
Bongaree, Australia

Well presented look at Australian War Time History, whilst in Rockhampton make sure you visit and... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Queensland, Australia
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Mar 27, 2018
“Needs some tlc”
Oct 23, 2017
“Check the opening hours”
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40 Archer St, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
+61 7 4921 0648
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

We like to support these local museums, particularly when staffed by volunteers, however have mixed feelings about our visit last week. There were a number of older gentlemen there who made us feel as if we were intruding on a get-together, not returning our greetings...More

4  Thank Jette_from_Oz
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I visited on a Friday during a couple of days stay in Rockhampton. Unfortunately when I arrived the museum was closed which was very disappointing.

1  Thank Simon K
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Well presented look at Australian War Time History, whilst in Rockhampton make sure you visit and support this great little museum.... My teenage boys love these attractions, and a 'hats off' to the volunteers that give up their own time, money and expertise to make...More

1  Thank 0000pts
Reviewed 3 December 2016

An extremely well-detailed exhibition of various military paraphernalia from two world wars - ammunitions, transport and pristine uniforms to the tear-jerking tableau of a soldier's wife and her infant waiting at home for news of his welfare in letters and news items. The museum holds...More

1  Thank Valsjazz
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I first went to this museum with my son a couple of years ago and thought it was brilliant. Went again recently and worried that it would not live up to what it was. This was unfounded. The volunteers who run the museum do an...More

1  Thank cantrav7
Reviewed 29 July 2016

With Military history in our blood and one of my brothers serving in the Canadian Army we had to go and see the C.Q Military and Artefacts Museum in Rockhampton while we were in the city. The library would have kept me there for at...More

2  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We visited the CQ Military Artefact Museum on Anzac Day after participating in the march. My 7 year old son who has no real interest in military was blown away. We spent 2 hours wandering the corridors taking in all the information and staring at...More

4  Thank justjess00
Reviewed 3 April 2016

For a bit of Aust war history etc this is the place to come and see when in Rocky! it is run by volunteers and has free entry there are plenty of exhibits to see. this is a well presented museum and you can spend...More

3  Thank Alister L
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Local museums serve an important purpose in placing the district in the context of wider events . The challenge is funding, maintaining old buildings, and keeping exhibits fresh on volunteer labour . What I like most about this museum is the Rockhampton stories told :...More

1  Thank KieranMcC
Reviewed 18 February 2016

You'd never know how much is on display from the outside of this museum. The volunteers have created very special displays of local military history. You can tell they are extremely passionate about their work. It would be so easy to spend many hours looking...More

1  Thank Ray K
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