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C.Q. Military & Artifacts Museum

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Interesting Displays

Staffed by friendly volunteers. We had a lady volunteer who was passionate about the displays... read more

Reviewed November 25, 2018
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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Needs some tlc

We like to support these local museums, particularly when staffed by volunteers, however have mixed... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2018
Bongaree, Australia
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40 Archer St, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
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Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Staffed by friendly volunteers. We had a lady volunteer who was passionate about the displays, explaining the layout and what to see. She was very informative, especially about the origin of the emu plume in the slouch hat. Museum has heaps of information about the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

We like to support these local museums, particularly when staffed by volunteers, however have mixed feelings about our visit last week. There were a number of older gentlemen there who made us feel as if we were intruding on a get-together, not returning our greetings...More

Date of experience: March 2018
4  Thank ColJette
Reviewed October 23, 2017

I visited on a Friday during a couple of days stay in Rockhampton. Unfortunately when I arrived the museum was closed which was very disappointing.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Simon K
Reviewed April 24, 2017

Well presented look at Australian War Time History, whilst in Rockhampton make sure you visit and support this great little museum.... My teenage boys love these attractions, and a 'hats off' to the volunteers that give up their own time, money and expertise to make...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank 0000pts
Reviewed December 2, 2016

An extremely well-detailed exhibition of various military paraphernalia from two world wars - ammunitions, transport and pristine uniforms to the tear-jerking tableau of a soldier's wife and her infant waiting at home for news of his welfare in letters and news items. The museum holds...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Valsjazz
Reviewed August 7, 2016

I first went to this museum with my son a couple of years ago and thought it was brilliant. Went again recently and worried that it would not live up to what it was. This was unfounded. The volunteers who run the museum do an...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank cantrav7
Reviewed July 28, 2016

With Military history in our blood and one of my brothers serving in the Canadian Army we had to go and see the C.Q Military and Artefacts Museum in Rockhampton while we were in the city. The library would have kept me there for at...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed May 7, 2016

We visited the CQ Military Artefact Museum on Anzac Day after participating in the march. My 7 year old son who has no real interest in military was blown away. We spent 2 hours wandering the corridors taking in all the information and staring at...More

Date of experience: April 2016
4  Thank justjess00
Reviewed April 2, 2016

For a bit of Aust war history etc this is the place to come and see when in Rocky! it is run by volunteers and has free entry there are plenty of exhibits to see. this is a well presented museum and you can spend...More

Date of experience: March 2016
3  Thank Alister L
Reviewed March 7, 2016

Local museums serve an important purpose in placing the district in the context of wider events . The challenge is funding, maintaining old buildings, and keeping exhibits fresh on volunteer labour . What I like most about this museum is the Rockhampton stories told :...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank KieranMcC
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