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We are pleased to advise the Australian Workers Heritage Centre's

Exhibitions / Displays and site are now OPEN.

Our trading hours are Monday to Sunday from 10am until 4pm.

We are adhering to Public Health measures, including social distancing, good hygiene and cleaning practices and have Government guidelines in place to comply with COVID-19 safety processes in order to manage visitor and staff's health and safety under current restrictions.

Our team are excited to be able to re-open and look forward to

once again welcoming visitors to our Centre.





VISIT the "Working for Health” Exhibition


Celebrating the Contribution and Heritage of our Health Workers


The "Working for Health" Exhibition honours and celebrates the outstanding contributions made by
the wide ranging talented and committed health workers, who in the past, the present and the
future, will continue to deliver a world class health system for the benefit of all Australians in this
vital area of service to our community.
The aim of the exhibition is for visitors to go away with a coherent and gripping story of the evolution
of our healthcare system, the contribution of particular outstanding individuals and key events within the development of our health system, and to the health of the Australian community.
View the "Medicine from the Bush Film" featuring members of the Central Western Queensland
Aboriginal Corporation.  The film explores the historical significance of the indigenous medicine
man, bush medicine in general and the future role of bush medicines in the wider community.    Ancient wisdoms have turned full circle and will now and in the future provide valuable medical
relief for the benefit of the broader community.
A separate education room for students is included within the display / exhibition, ensuring an enjoyable learning experience for the whole family.




Wanpa-rda Matilda Outback Education Centre



The Australian Workers Heritage Centre is a not-for-profit incorporated entity which holds all assets

under Deed of Grant in Trust for the benefit of the Australian people.

We are a registered Deductible Gift Recipient Organisation. 

Our Centre does not receive recurrent funding from any level of Government

(Local, State or Commonwealth).

We are managed by a Board of nine honorary members and further assisted and guided

by a general Committee of 15 honorary members.