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Mary Kathleen Memorial Park and Museum

Flinders Hwy, Cloncurry, Queensland 4824, Australia
+61 7 4742 1361
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A few old bits of machinery

This is really a tourist information centre with a small expensive museum attached. In the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David H
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Very Informative

Was very impressed with the video of the town and surroundings followed by the wonder through the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brett W
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Flinders Hwy, Cloncurry, Queensland 4824, Australia
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+61 7 4742 1361
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"local history"
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"interesting stuff"
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"machinery"
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"ambulance"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is really a tourist information centre with a small expensive museum attached. In the surrounding grounds there are a few old tractors trucks etc In one shed there is a very old Ambulance which is worth a look at. It costs nothing to look...More

Thank David H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was very impressed with the video of the town and surroundings followed by the wonder through the museum today. The museum provides a very comprehensive snapshot of the history not only in Cloncurry but Mary Kathleen and surrounds. Well priced and ver informative. Recommend.

Thank Brett W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have free camped a few times at the Mary Kathleen “Ghost” Town and wanted to learn more about the town. The museum in Cloncurry was very informative and well worth the visit. It also has other interesting stuff about the area.

Thank FrankandLorraine
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our visit started with a really excellent 17 minute video presentation about Cloncurry that has been professionally produced. Then, into the museum where things were in lit cases, with clean labels and spread out. In the midst of it was a personal research desk with...More

Thank PeterLangston
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Helpful and friendly environment. Lovely surrounds with points of interest. Well worth a visit when in Cloncurry.

Thank kenbarbwilson
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Revisited this town; worked here in the 80’s at the Main Roads Dept. the memorial pavers look excellent and a great way to commemorate past residents.

Thank Christine P
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Well worth the visit, peaceful surrounded by lovely old trees and history. Well presented rural museum definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank Anne S
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Spent a fabulous evening at the park and going on a tour through the information centre. The guides were brilliant. Lots of local knowledge. Worth spending a couple of hours here. Lots of history.

Thank bresue
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Very knowledgeable locals give you a great insight into the history of the town and there's a great collection of local artefacts and minerals which you will enjoy.

Thank cc2506
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff making the visit even better. Helpful with information about pavers and other. Thanks guys

Thank Christine P
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Toni S
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Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
I think entry was free. The gardens surrounding the park are lovely. Can't tell you about dogs - don't remember seeing any "no dogs" signs, but not sure. Sorry.
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