Outer Barcoo Interpretation Centre

Isisford, Longreach Area

The Outer Barcoo Interpretive Centre, a museum depicting the evolution of nature from 100 million years ago to the present. The feature attraction is a life-sized replica model of Isisfordia Duncani, who lived around 98 million years ago and was the evolutionary ancestor of all crocodilians that live on earth today. The Bulldog fish was also found in the area dating back 100 million years ago. There are displays of local fauna, flora, reptiles, birds and fossils that have lived in this region, as well as formation of the Great Artesian Basin and general history of the Isisford area. An audio-visual presentation portrays life in the Isisford area since settlement. The film depicts Isisford as being 'the middle of everywhere'. The building also houses 60 seat theatrette, cafeteria, local arts and craft displays.

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
Child $2.50 - $2.50
Indicative Prices $5 - $12 Adult: AUD5.00 Concession: AUD2.50 Family: AUD12.00

Opening Hours

Season/DateDayOpening Hours
1 April 2017 - 31 October 2017Monday8am - 5pm
Tuesday8am - 5pm
Wednesday8am - 5pm
Thursday8am - 5pm
Friday8am - 5pm
Saturday9am - 3pm
Sunday9am - 3pm
1 November 2017 - 31 March 2018Monday9am - 3pm
Tuesday9am - 3pm
Wednesday9am - 3pm
Thursday9am - 3pm
Friday9am - 3pm
Saturday9am - 3pm
Sunday9am - 3pm
25 December 2017 - 2 January 2018Closed

Facilities

  • Car park
  • Conference/Convention Facilities

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.

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