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Waltzing Matilda Centre

50 Elderslie St, Winton, Queensland 4735, Australia
+61 7 4657 1466
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Not there - burnt down

This centre is unavailable at the moment. Unfortunately it burnt down. It is currently being... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John B
Bribie Island
via mobile
Well laid out and great history of the area

We are all devastated by the loss of the Matilda Centre, and until the new complex is built, this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cairns, Australia
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50 Elderslie St, Winton, Queensland 4735, Australia
+61 7 4657 1466
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This centre is unavailable at the moment. Unfortunately it burnt down. It is currently being rebuilt. No idea of the timeline.

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are all devastated by the loss of the Matilda Centre, and until the new complex is built, this is the only thing left to visit. However this used to be at the back of the Matilda Centre and I think a lot of people...More

Thank Travelgypsyisme
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The main part of this museum burnt down so it is quite incomplete. The new building is under construction. When it is completed it will be a vast improvement.

Thank Whitehavengirl43
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This is a lovely small museum after the fire 2 years ago. It still has a lot of memorabilia and worth a visit, looking forward to the new museum opening next year

Thank sandra2007
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Video shown to introduce us to the Waltzing Matilda song. Walk around the establishment and find yourself tempted to speak to the characters in the train station and the telephonist in the office! 😉 Climb up into the steam engine then sit quietly, cool in...More

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is a very comprehensive collection on items from Australia's past. Well worth looking at. I love to visit this Centre to reflect on how people's lives were years ago.

1  Thank Outback-16
Reviewed 14 September 2016

this was very interesti g and just lived walking around taking itall in. the ovie on how waltzing matilda came anout beautiful film on the story.

Thank Happytraveller218
Reviewed 14 August 2016

There is much to see in this small museum. Learn about the early life of the pioneers and and there is a small display of a few items salvaged from the fire that sadly destroyed the Waltzing Matilda Centre. Well done to all those committed...More

1  Thank Jeanette N
Reviewed 11 August 2016

well worth visiting nothing else like this i have ever seen full marks to all involved for this lovely memborila don't go to winton without seeing this place

Thank jamesF3645UU
Reviewed 10 August 2016

So worth the visit..honestly. There is a small entrance fee to view the most eclectic displays of memorabilia in one place. From household items, clothing/shoes to everyday objects...medicinal,photographic,machinery,farm implements. Something for everyone. Great bottle collection. If you don't walk out of there saying"I remember mum...More

Thank cookinupastorm
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elizabeth s
26 September 2015|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
I dont know,BUT if you contact the Winton Shire Council they will be able to advise you. It burnt down earlier this year.