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Great night out, experiencing something out of the ordinary!

We decided to stay on an extra night in Winto so we could attend the Nostalgia night at the Royal... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karyn B
Evening at Royal Open Air Theatre

A wonderful evening spent watching newsreels from the 50’s till the end of the 35ml film industry... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
eyrie1
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Winton, Australia
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1 week ago
“Great night out, experiencing something out of the ordinary!”
2 weeks ago
“Evening at Royal Open Air Theatre”
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Elderslie Street,, Winton, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to stay on an extra night in Winto so we could attend the Nostalgia night at the Royal Open Air theatre, and I am so glad we made that decision! What fun: from the moment we arrived the staff were friendly and welcoming,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful evening spent watching newsreels from the 50’s till the end of the 35ml film industry at the second oldest outdoor theatre, a fantastic night of memrobillia. Luke you are to be commended for your passion and tremendous effort in restoring these wonderful memories,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attended the Wednesday night screening of old newsreel footage, advertising and a couple of short films. The film of The Little Rascals was hilarious. An enterprising young guy is doing his best to restart this historic old theatre, the second oldest in Australia, by...More

Thank go4it1000
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We didn't get a chance to see the theatre in action (They have shows once a week on Wednesday nights I think), we did get a chance to walk around and have a look (was $5 an adult and kids free). There is the world's...More

Thank Theodor K
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We did not know of this icon on our last visit to this wonderful town. Wow. So good. Glass slide ads. Old picture of Bing Crosby's life. Road Runner cartoon etc etc. The memories came flooding back under the stars. And the seating in deck...More

Thank Herbie2219
Reviewed 20 July 2016

After arranging a group of 16 friends to attend the theatre we were disappointed to find it was suddenly closed that evening without any explanation other than a note left on the door.

Thank jalessiphoto
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Truly a timeless classic - open air theatre next to the North Gregory Hotel, Winton. Worth a visit. Small coffee shop with delicious cakes and drinks. Recommended.

Thank Leo J
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Wednesdays movie night. The old advertising slides brilliant. Movie great but watching under the stars and moon amazing never to be forgotten.

Thank Alison E
Reviewed 6 May 2016

During the tourist season a nostalgia night of film is held at the Royal Theatre. You get to see old theatre ads, a cartoon, a children's film and a documentary. We saw one about Bing Crosby and also Alfalfa. It is open air and the...More

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