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.

Download brochures for the Heritage Village by clicking on the link under Related Documents.

Open 9am to 4pm daily (except public holidays). Last entry 3pm.

Adults $15
Concession $12
Child (3 to 14 years) $9
Family $40
(Prices effective 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019)


School Holiday Activities 2018

Looking for some fun activities for the school holidays?

School holiday activities are held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays of all primary school holidays except over the Christmas period.

Join us at the Heritage Village these holidays for some heritage-inspired fun! 

Activities include feeding the livestock, enjoying  rides on the stage coach, vintage cars, double decker bus and more! You can even treat yourself and the family to a light snack or ice cream at Arnolds Store. 

Admission is only $10 which includes all rides. One adult free per family and additional adults $10. Enclosed shoes must be worn on all rides. Free parking available.


Market Days

The Rockhampton Heritage Village holds markets on Sundays every two months where you can see a huge variety of stalls selling locally produced arts and crafts, produce, plants and more. Markets open at 8am and conclude at 1.30pm. Enclosed shoes must be worn on all rides.



Upcoming 2018 Market Dates

Sunday 8 July
Sunday 9 September
Sunday 25 November

Entry on market days:
$2 per person. Children aged 14 and under are FREE.


Australian Shearing Shed



Experience the charm of yesteryear with the modern facilities you expect in a reception venue. Situated at the Heritage Village, this huge building is built in the style of a woolshed and is a popular venue for hosting large conferences, functions, wedding receptions, graduations and formal dinners.

The Shed seats up to 350 comfortably or 500 theatre style. The Shed has a working fireplace, and a fully equipped and licensed bar. Tailor made menus and other function packages are available to suit a variety of tastes, styles and budgets. The stage is well positioned to accommodate guest speakers, bands and DJs, with a sound system and lectern available.

We also have plenty of off-street parking and disabled access. Tours of the Shed by appointment only.

Download our booklet below.

Rockhampton Heritage Village
296 Boundary Road, Parkhurst
Phone 07 49368680


Entry on other days

Event organisers using the Heritage Village may charge a different entry fee to those listed above.