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Bribie Island Seaside Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Great place to visit, also for kids

The museum is housed in a well-designed, modern building at the waterfront. Entry is free and the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bongaree, Australia
Historical Photos ,Displays and Free Movies near Beach.

We visited Bribie Island Seaside Museum two Years Ago. Manned by Friendly Helpful Local Volunteers... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2018
Bribie Island, Australia
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1 South Esp, Bongaree, Bribie Island, Queensland 4507, Australia
+61 7 3408 0007
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The museum is housed in a well-designed, modern building at the waterfront. Entry is free and the friendly staff are volunteers. There's an interesting display of Bribie's history, lots of info and pics. We particularly liked reading about the history of the housing and then...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ColJette
Reviewed November 3, 2018

We visited Bribie Island Seaside Museum two Years Ago. Manned by Friendly Helpful Local Volunteers Free Entry. A Few Hours will pass Quickly as You Become Asorbed with the History, Photos and Movies and Displays , Wonderful . Near the Beach and Park past the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank raquelneric
Reviewed October 31, 2018

We walked along the waterfront to the museum in the late afternoon, the sun rays lengthening as we entered to a friendly greeting. We were advised the best way to enjoy the museum and the exhibits plus the fact that the museum was free as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank surprisealot w
Reviewed October 6, 2018

a good display of items and the history of Bribie, very well set out. and a very impressive tribute to Ian Fairweather, the painter , who once lived on Bribie.the centre is well situated and very easy to walk round to view the many displays....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank carolcoleman2017
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Sometimes we take things like the laid back atmosphere, beaches, fishing, sunset and sunrises of places like Bribie Island for granted. Spend a few short moments, 30mins, in this museum to have your eyes opened just a little wider to days of past. Worst case,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DavidLTT
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Great little museum which shows you the history of Bribie island . Lovely place to visit if your in the area

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank shazzandfranky
Reviewed August 26, 2018

I didn’t know what to expect from this small museum but once inside you find a lot of information. There are pictures of local characters who contributed to the island as it is today. There are relics all found here. Lots of audio information if...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank neeley2018
Reviewed August 8, 2018

The small museum is full of history in relation to this piece of paradise so close to Brisbane. The history of WW2 in the area is very interesting to say the least. A visit is recommended for yound and old

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Umberto545
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Visited during the school holidays with my 8yr old grandson who was fascinated by the fish in jars exhibit. He also enjoyed the children's activities that were set up for anyone to use. My son and I enjoyed watching the cinema showing about Ian Fairweathers...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lissa C
Reviewed July 5, 2018

We knew of the museum but had never gone in until today. It is an amazing contemporary museum of all things Bribie. There were loads of interactive exhibits & fun stuff for the kids. And free but we left a donation. Would go back again.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Karen W
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