Lister Street Art Walk – Monto
RV FRIENDLY – view the metal and sandstone sculptures created by local and regional artists in the beautifully landscaped Parkland whilst enjoying a picnic or barbecue.
Monto Community Rest Area/Pioneer Cottage Visitor Information Centre
Situated at the bottom of the main street, this affordable stopover gives the travelling public an opportunity to stay longer in our town to experience the country hospitality and chat with the warm locals.
Cania Gorge National Park, Dam and Lake
A ‘must see’! Discover the Natural Wonder of one of Queensland’s best kept secrets where dramatic ochre coloured sandstone rock formations overlook lush forest gullies.
Beautiful Betsy’ Replica
Erected on display at the Historical and Cultural Complex – Beautiful Betsy, a Liberator of the 528th Bomb Squadron of the 380th Bomb Group went missing on 26 February 1945 with the loss of 8 lives (6 American and 2 British service personnel, was on a Fat Cat mission from Fenton to Eagle Farm Airfield. The wreckage of “Beautiful Betsy” was not discovered until 49 years later on 2 August 1994.
Gayndah Art Gallery
Open Tuesdays – Sundays 10am – 4pm (closed Mondays and Public Holidays)
Entry Fee: Gold coin donation.
34 Meson Street
GAYNDAH QLD 4625
Phone: (07) 4140 8057
Mobile: 0402 158 403
Fax: (07) 4161 2655
Contact Name: Michelle Dougherty
Gayndah Museum and Information Centre
OPEN from 9am to 4pm daily
Museum and Visitor Information
Refer Website for Special Events
Operated by the Gayndah & District Historical Society Inc.
8 Simon Street
GAYNDAH QLD 4625
Phone: (07) 4161 2226
Mobile: 0429 611 645
Contact Name: John
Gayndah’s Big Orange
OPEN – APRIL THRU SEPTEMBER 8.30AM TO 5.00PM
Gifts, Tourist Information, Fruit, Crafts, Coffee & food, orchard tours.
3 Mick Lutvey Street
GAYNDAH QLD 4625
Phone: (07) 4161 1500
Mobile: 0427 165 936
Fax: (07) 4161 1500
Contact Name: Eric Sturgess
Mingo Crossing Caravan and Recreation Park
Servicing: Mt Perry
The best kept secret between Mount Perry and Gayndah….Set along the banks of the Burnett River and upstream from Paradise Dam, the Recreation Park is surrounded by rural countryside, creating a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere and a perfect spot for all types of water sports including fishing, sailing, skiing and tubing.
3 Stars Rating.
12 powered Caravan sites
On-side Managers, Kiosk & Booking Office – 24 hour reception
New boat ramp
Parking for cars and boats
2 large undercover BBQ and picnic areas
Pets on Application
2670 Gayndah Mount Perry Road
Via MOUNT PERRY QLD 4671
Phone: (07) 4161 6200
Contact Name: Caretakers
Mundubbera and District Historical Society Inc.
Museum – Open 8.30am to 10.30am Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday or by appointment.
Contacts – Denise: (07) 4165 4271 Beryl: Mob 0427 654 025, Glenice: (07) 4165 3166
or Fred: 0427 654 238
Admission $5.00 per person.
Mundubbera Museum consists of eight local historical buildings that have been moved to the site as well as two large machinery sheds and a citrus industry display building being developed.
On display is a wide range of local memorabilia, furniture, machinery and equipment.
The Museum is owned and operated by Mundubbera and District Historical Society Inc., a non-profit organisation of dedicated volunteers.
1c Frank McCauley Street
Mundubbera Qld 4626
Phone: (07) 4165 3261
Contact Name: Loris Doessel
Mundubbera Heritage and Information Centre
The friendly volunteers at the Mundubbera Heritage and Visitor Information Centre are only too pleased to assist with your queries and impart their local knowledge of the area.
During your visit, view the displays on early settlement and local industries.
Bicentennial Park, on the banks of the Burnett River, is also home to the Arthur Dagg Walk, a steam train, a tree grown from a seed gathered at Lone Pine Gallipoli, a sensory garden, bush tucker plantation and a series of four metal/rock sculptures entitled �Ceratodus�, �The Picker�, �Cattleman� and �Footprints�. Created by Hervey Bay Stainless Steel Artist, Chris Calcutt the sculptures are based on a concept by Norm & Michelle Harris and represent the natural and human heritage in the Mundubbera district.
Mundubbera Durong Road
MUNDUBBERA QLD 4626
Phone: (07) 4165 5700
Mundubbera Regional Art Gallery
Business Hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am – 11.30am 12.30pm – 4.30pm. Saturday 9am to 12noon. Gallery will be opened other times by request.
The Mundubbera Regional Art Gallery was opened on the 19th April 2008. It was an initiative of the former Mundubbera Shire Council and was funded jointly by Mundubbera Shire Council and with a grant from the RLIP Funding. The Mundubbera Regional Art Gallery is now supported by the North Burnett Regional Council. Our Gallery is run entirely by volunteers. The Gallery comprises two galleries and a foyer. Many exhibitions have been held including works by local and regional artists.
If anyone wishes to become a volunteer please call at the Gallery and speak with a volunteer on duty.
Mundubbera Art Gallery email: MundArtGallery@northburnett.qld.gov.au
MUNDUBBERA QLD 4626
Phone: (07) 4165 5726
Contact Name: Sue Allan
Paradise Dam Recreational Park
The North Burnett’s newest water storage and fishing destination, Paradise Dam is only 35km north-west from Biggenden and 100km south-west from Bundaberg.
– Unpowered Sites
– Environmentally Friendly Toilets (no showers)
– Covered Gas Barbecues
– Concrete Boat Ramp
– Fish Cleaning Tables
– Information Centre
– Generators Permitted
– Pets on Application
353 Campbells Road
BIGGENDEN QLD 4621
Phone: (07) 4127 7278
Contact Name: Caretaker
RM Williams Australian Bush Learning Centre
Servicing: Biggenden, Eidsvold, Gayndah, Monto, Mt Perry, Mundubbera
The legendary RM Williams’footprints are firmly imprinted in Eidsvold’s history and his name graces a centre dedicated to preserving and reviving the area’s unique bush culture.
A Place of Discovery – Discover the spirit of life in the bush. The story of RM Williams, the man, his journey and his profound respect for the Aboriginal people unfolds in the Interpretive Centre.
A Place to Learn New Skills – Learn and experience traditional and contemporary bush ways. Training workshops in bushcrafts, leather work, silversmithing, blacksmithing and arts and crafts feature regularly in the Education Centre.
A Multi-Purpose Place – The Centre is a multi purpose venue available for all occasions and caters for conferences, meetings and has a large outdoor area capable of hosting major events. The Visitor Information Centre is also located at the Centre.
Enquire about hosting your own event or to register for the various workshops and training courses on offer.
A3 Australia’s Country Way (Burnett Highway)
EIDSVOLD QLD 4627
Phone: (07) 4165 7272
Contact Name: Manager
Teddy Bear Cottage
Business Hours: Anytime or by appointment for groups.
Teddy bear collection to see and teddy bear and craft items to buy.
10 Oxford Street
GAYNDAH QLD 4625
Phone: (07) 4140 8350
Mobile: 0408 199 773
Contact Name: Maria Porter
Eidsvold and District Historical Society Inc.
Admission $5.00 adults & children free if accompanied by an adult.
Monthly meeting 2nd Wednesday at 10am.
Groups catered for with morning and afternoon tea, hot or cold two course meal lunch or evening meal. Prices on request.
Souvenir tea towels, covered coat hangers lacy or plain, fridge towels, spoons, mugs, DVD and some books.
Open Monday and Friday morning 9am to 12pm or on request, Jan and John Mossman (07) 4165 1337.
If unavailable contact the following:
President: Mrs Roseanne Riethmuller
(07) 4165 1385 or 0427 651 385
E: email@example.com (due to service availability there will be delays in responding to mobile and emails)
Secretary: Mrs Evelyn Bancroft (07) 4165 0895 or fax (07) 4165 0893
or North Burnett Regional Councils RM Williams Australian Bush Learning Centre 1300 696 272