Australian Sugar Heritage Centre

Mourilyan, Cassowary Coast Area

The Australian Sugar Heritage Centre opened in 1977 and is a modern complex covering some 14,000 square. It houses The Australian Sugar Industry Museum, Cassowary Coast Region Art Gallery, Mourilyan Café, Post Office, Conference Room and Canegrowers Office. The Museum's collection comprises of contemporary and historical photographs, books, documents, domestic objects and artefacts related to Australia's sugar industry. Historic tractors, locomotives, harvesters, implements and a working model of a 500 horse power driven crushing engine are on permanent display.

Many static displays depict the history of the sugar industry, including South Sea Islander involvement, a Cane Barracks replica, Stables, a Blacksmith Shop and the manufacturing of sugar.

The professionally equipped 50 seat theatre features an audio visual presentation of the Sugar Industry. Examine the pioneering methods and processes on informative audio/visual displays throughout the Museum.

General, Education and Special Interest Group tours are given on request please call them for details.

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
Child $6.00 - $6.00 Children (under 15 years) and students.
Indicative Prices $8.00 - $12.00 AUD12 Adults. AUD10 Seniors (over 60 years). AUD8 Pensioners. AUD6 Children/Students. AUD30 Family (two adults and two children).

Opening Hours

Season/DateDayOpening Hours
All yearMonday9am - 4pm
Tuesday9am - 4pm
Wednesday9am - 4pm
Thursday9am - 4pm
Friday9am - 4pm
Saturday9am - 1:30pm
Sunday9am - 1:30pm

Facilities

  • Car park
  • Conference/Convention Facilities
  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking

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.
18 - 24 Bruce Highway
Mourilyan, Cassowary Coast Area
Queensland
Australia

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