Boulia Heritage Complex

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When Boulia resident James Edwards Jones built his home in 1888, little did he know that it would become one of Western Queensland's major attractions. The stonehouse is situated inside the Boulia Heritage Complex which houses farm machinery, Indigenous artifacts, early pioneer history and fossils.

Set in the yards of the Heritage Complex are a number of machinery and wagons, which were used in the region around the turn of the century. Many facets of early pioneer life in Boulia are to be found at the Complex, including historical hospital and dental machinery and tools.  Local Indigenous artefacts are displayed along with photographs and stories. 

The Heritage Complex is also home to 100 million year old fossils of marine reptiles which were abundant in this area when it was an inland sea. Boulia boasts a Plesiosaur fossil which is 80% complete and is among the world's best discoveries.

Opening hours for 2022

Please call the Min Min Encounter for dates and times.

Boulia Heritage Centre

1 May to 31 October 2022

 Weekdays: 8.30 am to 1.30 pm
 Saturday & Sunday: 10 am to 2 pm

1 November to 16 December 2022  Weekdays: 8.30 am to 1.30 pm
 Saturday & Sunday: Closed
17 December 2022 to 18 January 2023  Closed

** Social distancing rules strictly adhered to as per State Government regulations **

* All children to be accompanied by an adult


ONLINE BOOKINGS AVAILABLE - Click here to book your tickets


Please ring 07 4746 3386 for further information on opening times and cost. 

Address: Cnr Hamilton and Pituri Streets, Boulia