The Emu Park Museum is a volunteer organization , who have been providing information and valuable assistance to the general public since 1984.
The Museum also acts a sub-tourist information body, and has many pamphlets and brochures for the visitor.
The Museum offers research assistance for those seeking information about past residence and happenings in and around Emu Park.
Information is available about King O’Malley who recuperated at Emu Park after serious life threatening illness. King O’Malley went on to start the Commonwealth Bank of Australia.
The Museum has a vast collection of railway paraphernalia inc. old buildings, trolleys and models, including a working model railway.
Other collections of note include natural history, dolls, cameras, hand tools, bottles, shells, gramaphones and old photographs including one of the ‘famous’ old Croc which hung on the outside wall of the Pine Beach Hotel.
Be sure not to miss our recently opened Maritime Museum which contains a huge, exquisite collection of outstanding model ships ranging from the earliest vessels through icons such as Endeavour and Victory along with more modern naval vessels and commercial vessels.
POSTAL ADDRESS: 17 Hill Street, Emu Park, (Qld) 4710
PHONE: (07) 49 396 080
PRESIDENT: David Searles
VICE PRESIDENTS: Janice Woods & Amelia Stott-Edwards
SECRETARY / TREASURER: Peter Castle
LIBRARIAN: Patricia Hardy