Are you fascinated by life in the early 1900’S. Are you interested in seeing how the day to day life was different in the north, compared to the cooler climates & more established cities in the south.
Take a look back in time at the agricultural practices that helped to build towns in North Queensland. Retrace the foot steps of over a thousand former Chinese residents & how lucky we are to have the only surviving timber & iron temple in Queensland. Visit one of the true gems in the Cairns Hinterland. The most significant vintage collection Of life 100 years ago in Queensland with restored motor vehicles, butcher shops, cashmere slap huts to the centre piece Tin Pannikin Pub. After the information overload we slow things down with a quick stop in the tallest town in Queensland. A driving tour of some of the biggest and oldest timber buildings in Australia. Before continuing on to our last stop where we will have the opportunity to spot one of Australia's most unique mammals. As well as point out the many facets of history hiding in plane site that have help shape our world today.
Mareeba Heritage Museum
Hou Wang Temple
the only one of its kind still in australia
Historic Village Herberton
mining, restored vehicles, war time, clothing
banking, toy shop, telephone exchange
tallest town in queensland, rich in mining histroy
home to some of the biggest & oldest timber buildings in australia
spot a platapus & discover history hiding in plane sight.
Morning beverage to hit the road with
Hand made local chocolate
Chilled water & soft drink
$15.00 value per person