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Queensland Explore Centre - Winton

Winton Visitor Information Centre

This accredited visitor information centre offers a one-stop-shop for travel information including maps, brochures and itineraries. Staffed by skilled and knowledgeable locals the Winton Information Centre can provide advice on things to see and do. Discuss your travel plans with the friendly staff to ensure your visit to the Outback is a memorable one.

Our Centre is housed within Winton’s award-winning Waltzing Matilda Centre, the first museum in the world dedicated to a song.

Please note: The Queensland Explore Centre - Winton will be closed on Chrismas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day


Opening Hours:

April - September: Mon- Sun: 9.00am – 5:00pm

October - March: Mon-Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm | Saturday & Sunday: 9:00am - 3:00pm 



What We Offer:

  • Extensive range of local & regional brochures

  • Self-drive brochures

  • Booking agency

  • Souvenir shop

  • Free Wifi

  • Onsite café

Top 10 things to do around the region:

1. Visit the Waltzing Matilda Centre and Qantilda Museum, learn about the history of the song Waltzing Matilda, town history and a trip down memory lane
2. Learn all there is to know about dinosaurs at the Australian Age of Dinosaurs and Lark Quarry Dinosaur Stampede
3. Take in a nostalgic night or movie at the Royal Open-Air Theatre, one of only two left operating in Australia
4. The Diamantina Heritage Truck & Machinery Museum showcasing the history of trucking in Outback Australia
5. The Musical Fence, head on down to make some music at the world’s first Musical Fence
6. Willie Mar Chinese Market Garden, possibly the last working Chinese market garden in Queensland providing fruit and vegetables to local residents
7. Arno’s Wall, a two-metre high wall constructed from concrete and rock from Opalton studded with everything imaginable including the kitchen sink
8. Corfield & Fitzmaurice Building, one of Winton’s original buildings housing a craft shop, wool industry and opal mining display
9. Pick up a self-drive brochure from the info centre and discover Bladensburg National Park
10. Experience outback hospitality, enjoy a meal at one of Winton’s iconic pubs then spend the afternoon cooling off at the swimming pool and water park

Contact us:

Phone: 1300 665 115
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Website: www.matildacentre.com.au