Village Recognised As Heritage and Cultural Tourism Leader

Herberton, 24th November, 2014 -The Historic Village Herberton has been recognised as the best heritage and cultural experience in Tropical North Queensland for the second year running. This is the fifth tourism award the Herberton-based attraction has received in... read more...


Christmas Cheer As Village Heads Into Silly Season

From cake decorating classes to gorgeous made to order Christmas cakes, there is lots to celebrate at the Historic Village Herberton this silly season.  Cake Decorating Classes at the Village Bakerville Tearooms manager Mandy Thompson said since taking over the... read more...


New Playground Brings Family Fun To The Village

The Historic Village Herberton has just got a whole lot more fun with the completion of a new custom built children’s playground. Village owners Craig and Connie Kimberley said they were excited to open the new playground just in time for the school holidays.  “We... read more...


John Deere Tractor Shed Opens on Pioneer Weekend

Pony rides, country bush music, free sausage sizzle and all things old were celebrated in traditional fashion by the more than 1200 people who attended this year's annual Pioneer Weekend at the Historic Village Herberton at the weekend.  Revellers were able to see... read more...


Australia's Only Dedicated Pre-War John Deere Tractor Exhibit To Open

The Historic Village Herberton will this weekend open Australia’s only dedicated pre World War II John Deere Tractor Shed Exhibit.  The Exhibit will be open at 9am on Saturday, May 3 in time for the Village’s annual Pioneer Weekend celebrations, which run across... read more...