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Waltzing Matilda Centre

50 Elderslie St, Winton, Queensland 4735, Australia
+61 7 4657 1466
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This is a lovely small museum after the fire 2 years ago. It still has a lot of memorabilia and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sandra2007
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Sydney
Fabulous collectio of marvellous memora ilia of yesteryear.

Video shown to introduce us to the Waltzing Matilda song. Walk around the establishment and find... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Alison S
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
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50 Elderslie St, Winton, Queensland 4735, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Well worth the entry fee - some great old photo's, interesting exhibits (especially machinery, vehicles and horse-drawn carriages) and a lovely old train carriage. Will be fantastic when the Centre is rebuilt later this year.

Thank Chelle2015
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Still a very proud centre to visit. The volunteers are so passionate about what is there that it is worthwhile just for their stories. A tough wild place to bring up a family and it is reflective on how well they have set out what...More

1  Thank Fish_00
Reviewed 24 July 2016

So glad to see that the Waltzing Matilda Statue and Music board survived the fire! It still makes a great photo opportunity! Sad to see such a big empty space where the Centre once stood! On a previous trip had decided to leave the visit...More

Thank Dianne J
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elizabeth s
When was it built
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.
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