Museums

The Whaling Wall

The Whaling Wall, measuring six stories tall, is a fantastic marine-life wall mural on one of Bundaberg's highest buildings in the town centre. A local landmark, it offers great photographic opportunities from several locations in the Central Business District. Check it out on your way through town...

Military and Memorabilia Museum

The Military and Memorabilia Museum is "unquestionably one of the best displays of military memorabilia outside the Canberra war memorial" as was the 'wrap' placed on the collections at the Military and Memorabilia Museum by the judges when Childers won Queensland's Best Heritage Town in 2010. The...

Hinkler Hall of Aviation

Set within the lush Bundaberg Botanic Gardens, the Hinkler Hall of Aviation celebrates the adventures and achievements of Australia’s pioneer solo aviator, Bert Hinkler. Become part of the story through glide and flight simulators, movie theatrettes, six display aircraft and the many unique museu...

Fairymead House Sugar Museum

Fairymead house, built in 1890 to an Indian bungalow plan, was originally the home of the Young family, owners of Fairymead Sugar Mill and Plantation.During 1984, Bundaberg Sugar Company donated the home to the City of Bundaberg as an Australian Bicentennial gift. Relocated to Bundaberg BotanicalGar...

Bundaberg Distilling Company Bondstore

In 1888, the first barrel of Bundaberg Rum literally rolled out of the production line. 110 years later, Bundaberg Rum, through its trials and tribulations, has gained recognition as one of Australia's famous Aussie spirits. In 1986 the Bundaberg Distilling Company appointed its first tour guide and...

Childers Art Space - ChArtS

Childers Art Space (ChArtS), housed in the Palace Memorial Building, is fast becoming a hub for arts and cultural activities in the region. The gallery features a program of changing exhibitions, showcasing work from local, state and national artists, and a small gift shop offering creative local pr...