Media Releases

School Holiday Fun At The Historic Village Herberton

From train rides to playgrounds, engines and more, there is plenty to keep all the generations in one family entertained at the Historic Village Herberton these school holidays.    The Historic Village Herberton owners Craig and Connie Kimberley said the July... read more...


Historic Village Herberton to be a charging station for electric vehicles

Historic Village Herberton is one of six sites chosen for the Tropical North electric vehicle pilot project.  Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning, Cameron Dick has given the green light for the Queensland Government and RACQ... read more...


Pioneer Weekend Celebrates 10 Years

Around 1200 people came together at the weekend to celebrate Australia’s pioneering past with traditional fashion, food and entertainment at the Historic Village Herberton’s 10th annual Pioneer Weekend (May 4-5). Revellers were treated first hand to life at the turn... read more...


Pioneer Weekend a Cracker for Historic Revellers

More than 1200 people came together at the weekend to celebrate Australia’s pioneering past with traditional fashion, food and entertainment at the Historic Village Herberton’s annual Pioneer Weekend (May 5-6). Revellers were treated first hand to life at the turn... read more...


Kath and Kim Croc Boats Return Home

 Two ‘tropics’ style dragon boats are coming back to their home territory where they will be displayed at the Historic Village Herberton. The croc boats, named Kath and Kim, were made in 1989 by Atherton Rotary Club. They were paddled on Atherton Tablelands’ lakes in water... read more...