Historic Trucks Add Fiery Start To Boxing Day Fun

  Two fire trucks, more than 50 years old, are now proudly on display together at the Historic Village Herberton.  Owners Craig and Connie Kimberley said the fire trucks were an exciting addition to the collection of antique cars and motor vehicles already on... read more...


Village Leads Way In Heritage and Cultural Tourism

Historic Village Herberton has won the Heritage and Cultural Tourism Award at the TNQ Tourism Awards last night, November 29. It caps off a week of highlights for the Village, which was also awarded a bronze at the State Queensland Tourism Awards in the same... read more...


Herberton Wakes Up With TODAY!

steve-jacobs-from-the-today-show.jpg Historic Village Herberton and the Atherton Tablelands was beamed across the nation to more than 600,000 today after the popular morning program – The TODAY Show visited the region.  Steven “Stevie” Jacobs made himself at home as... read more...


Dennis Fire Engine 1949 Finds Home at Village

Thanks to the Kamsler family who recently donated this very special fire truck to Historic Village Herberton. During 1949, the ability of the Cairns Fire Brigade to quickly extinguish fires improved immediately after this Dennis Fire Engine was added to its fleet. With the... read more...


Emirates Melbourne Cup Delights At Herberton HIstoric Village

More than 600 people turned out to see the Emirates Melbourne cup at Historic Village Herberton on Friday, July 26.  Village owners Craig and Connie Kimberley said the day was a huge success with locals from across the Tablelands coming out to touch, hold and have... read more...