Welcome to

Historic Village Herberton

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Prepare to be wowed as you step back in time to an era that has long been forgotten.

Experience Living History

Australia’s timber, farming and mining history lives again at this authentic and award winning 100% family owned attraction. Spend the day exploring the collection of more than 60 original buildings complete with shops, a functioning tearooms, antique motor vehicles, small engines, fashion, John Deere tractors and more.
Herberton Heart of the North

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Our News and Events

Explore everything happening at Historic Village, Herberton and understand our rich history by immersing yourself in our news and blogs.

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🗓️ Mark your calendars, Pioneer Weekend dates for 2025 are set: May 31 – June 1, marking its 16th anniversary with a jubilant celebration of local musical talent and Australia’s rich heritage.

Embark on a musical journey through the decades as Pioneer Weekend showcases an impressive line-up of local talent. From folk to rock to country, there’s something for every music enthusiast to enjoy.🎉

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Queensland school holidays are kicking off from tomorrow, and what better way to celebrate than with the Iron & Steam Fair at @historicvillageherberton🚂

Doors open at 9am, see you here Saturday?

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Experience the rustic charm of The Livery at our #historicvillage. 🐴✨ Step into the past and explore our collection of vintage equine artifacts.

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Vintage Sheet Music Book: Albert's Album of Paull's Famous Marches 🎶

Contents:
"The hurricane - march-two step,"
"The storm king - march galop,"
"Silver sleigh bells - novelette,"
"The roaring volcano - descriptive march-two-step,"
"The charge of the Light Brigade,"
"Midnight fire-alarm - descriptive march-galop,"
"A signal from Mars: march and two step,"
"The flash light - march two step,"
"A warmin up in Dixie."

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🔬 Calling all junior scientists, who here had one of these chemistry kits? Circa 1945. 💡🧪

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What's cooking, Bushy? Looks absolutely delicious... Roasted pumpkin and fruit cake fresh from the fire 🍂🔥. ...

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Who doesn’t love a blue sky? These lovely crisp winter days are a wonderful time to visit the #historicvillage 🍂☀️.

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Delve into the past: Tasteless castor oil, once a remedy for constipation and a general tonic, is a testament to traditional medicine's evolution. While its benefits were believed to be many, modern medicine offers alternative solutions tailored for today's needs. 🌿💊

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Step back in time and experience education in a bygone era at the Herberton School House at the #HistoricVillage. 📚✏️

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You just never know what you will find at the #historicvillage, like this collection of #gunpowder.💥 It's just one of the many heritage treasures waiting to be discovered. Come explore with us.

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Roll into the past at our John Deere Tractor Exhibit 🚜. Explore the evolution of farming technology and get up close with these iconic machines. Fun for all ages at the #historicvillage.

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We have lotions and potions for everything at the #VillageApothecary and we can absolutely guarantee some of the “healing” items will raise a few eyebrows. 🧪 🌿✨

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The Piano Tuition Room at the #historicvillage…where the echoes of musical history come to life.

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Just another perfect Sunday at the #historicvillageherberton.

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Explore Historic Village Herberton

Start planning your visit to the historical town of Herberton and discover the history of the oldest town on the Atherton Tablelands.

Explore Historic
Herberton 

Start planning your visit to the historical town of Herberton, and discover the history of the oldest town on the Atherton Tablelands.

Guide Book
Souvenir Edition

Take home a wonderful reminder of your trip to Historic Village Herberton with this beautifully printed, Souvenir Edition featuring all the special exhibits and collections on display. Also a great gift idea for loved ones.