Rockhampton Heritage Village

Heritage Village 

Step back in time at this friendly township museum showcasing the rich, colourful history of the Rockhampton district 1850 - 1950.

Throughout your visit at the Rockhampton Heritage Village you will see vintage vehicles, a hall of clocks, timber cutters camp, a blacksmith shop, homesteads and cottages, vintage machinery and a range of friendly farm animals.

Open 10am to 4pm daily (except public holidays). Last entry 3pm. 

For opening hours over Christmas / New Year and other holiday periods, please see the Heritage Village Facebook page

$5 (for everyone aged 3 years and over)
(For group entry rates and inclusions please contact the Heritage Village) 


Tours of the Heritage Village

Experience the Heritage Village with a guided tour. Tours are available for schools (tailored to prep/early primary and late primary/secondary) and also for other groups (eg social groups, special interest groups etc).

Contact us for details or to arrange a Tour.



We have a range of function spaces available to hire. 

Download our promotional booklet including prices etc here(PDF, 25MB)

Click the link below detailed information on our main venues. 

The Australian Shearing Shed(PDF, 1MB)
St Peters Church(PDF, 354KB)  
The Oval(PDF, 1MB)
Karl and Woods Wagon Works(PDF, 500KB)  
Stringy Bark Shed & Lawn(PDF, 495KB)  

Talk to our functions specialist today and start planning your next function. More information.


School Holiday Program 

Stay tuned for information on our School Holiday program.  Enjoy the outdoors during the school holidays at the Rockhampton Heritage Village! Heaps of fun activities including feeding the animals, vintage car, stage coach, and Rory the Roadtrain rides. 

Check us out on Facebook for more information! 


Volunteer with us! 

We’re looking for passionate and skilled volunteers to join us here at the Heritage Village!  

Can you help us with: 

  • Photography
  • Seamstress
  • Costumed greeters
  • Tour guides – private and school tours
  • Café staff
  • Mechanical trade background
  • Gardening/irrigation
  • General helpers
  • Reception
  • Tourism advocates

Training provided.  Happy and welcoming environment.  

Enquire today by completing the Volunteer Form online or emailing


* Entry on other days

Event organisers using the Heritage Village may charge a different entry fee to those listed above.
For up to date event information, please visit our Facebook page


Rockhampton Heritage Village
296 Boundary Road, Parkhurst
Phone 07 49368681



The Rockhampton Heritage Village and Australian Shearing Shed are owned and operated by Rockhampton Regional Council



Find out what other's have to say

Don't just take our word for it, read these blogs which we've been featured in! 

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  2. 7 experiences you shouldn’t miss in Rockhampton from Our Coast Life




As of 1am, 14 April 2022, anyone entering the Heritage Village is no longer required to provide proof of vaccination status and/or check-in when entering the venue.