Hervey Bay Historical Village and Museum Information
The Triple Award Winning Hervey Bay Historical Village and Museum features 21 historical buildings housing over 12,000 exhibits from the Fraser Coast and Wide Bay area; these exhibits include a fully-furnished slab cottage, built in 1898, the Goodwood Railway Station, the first Dundowran Hall, the original Dundowran State School, a fully equipped blacksmith shop, cane harvesting machinery, horse drawn buggies shed, restored IHC three horse power engine, petrol driven washing machine, school and music room, and Hervey Bay's original Methodist Church, built in 1901, and now available for weddings.
The village comes alive on Sundays when their volunteers dressed in period clothes demonstrate old time crafts. See the blacksmith make a horseshoe, treadle the 100 year old wood lathe and help make your own souvenir wooden goblet. Come and turn the handles on the corn shelling machine or join the Rope Maker and make a souvenir piece of rope on a 100 year old machine for free.
Groups are welcome.
Fraser Coast Discovery Sphere
Immerse yourself in the incredible world of the humpback whale and be inspired by uniqueness of..Whale Watching
From mid July to early November, Hervey Bay has become famous as the playground of the majestic..M & K Model Railways
Lights, Sound and Action will guarantee to delight the young and young-at-heart at M & K Model..Birdwatching on the Fraser..
Hervey Bay and its environs offer abundant and diverse birdwatching opportunities with over 250..Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens
Situated on 26-hectares in Elizabeth Street, Urangan, the Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens display plants..Koala Markets
Run by the Koala Social Club, previously held at Kondari Resort, the Koala Markets are held on the..Roy Rufus Artificial Reef..
Explore 'Roy Rufus' in Hervey Bay, the largest artificial reef in the southern hemisphere created..Nikenbah Markets
The Nikenbah Markets are held at the Hervey Bay Animal Refuge on the first and third Sundays of..Urangan Pier
A must see attraction at Queensland's Fraser Coast is Hervey Bay's famous and historic Urangan Pier..Hervey Bay Boat Club
Hervey Bay Boat Club is an absolute harbourside, modern Club featuring The Coffee Shop and Sinbad's..