Burrum and District Mining Museum

Burrum Coast, Fraser Coast Area

The Burrum District Museum at Howard reflects the area's past history as a major coal mining centre dating back to 1864, when the first seam of coal was discovered on the banks of the Burrum River.

It also features displays of local history from Howard and Torbanlea, early farming, war memorabilia and cottage crafts.

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
Adult $2.00 1 July 2011 – 2 July 2016

Open Times

Note: The Museum is open from 0900 to 1200 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, and from 0800 to 1200 on the first Saturday of every month.


  • Car park

Other Information


Disabled parking and wheelchair access onsite.
Burrum Street
Howard, Burrum Coast

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