Welcome to the Australian Sugar Heritage Centre

Experience the drama & heritage of Australia’s sugar industry.

Learn of the people who made the industry, investigate their life style and the rich folklore associated with one of Australia’s great rural industries.  See on display many of the innovative implements and machines developed for the industry.  Examine the pioneering methods and processes on informative audio/visual displays in the Heritage Centre.

Admission Prices

Adults $12 | Children $6
Family Group $30
Seniors (Over 60yrs) $10
Pensioners $8

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We are hosting: QANZAC 100 – First World War White Gloves Experience

First World War Treasures: a whit gloves experience

Launch of Forget Them Not Memories, The Australian Sugar Industry Museum’s collection on Historypin

Wednesday 13th July, 5:30pm – 7:30pm (Light refreshments provided)

At the Australian Sugar Industry Museum, Bruce Hwy, Mourilyan

Free – Bookings are essential (07) 40632477 info@sugarmuseum.com.au

RSVP 11th July 2016

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HISTORYPIN – Queensland Centenary 100: Memories for a New Generation Historypin Project. Follow the link below to the Historypin Website. Historypin has been used to document the sugar industry during the First World War. You can view a collection of personal stories of those who left the Tully, Mourilyan and Innisfail districts for the First World War. Also stories of others who were working in the cane fields, the sugar mills and other industries during this time.

Links:

Historypin

From Paddock to Plate

CANEGROWERS home page

Sweet Talking Memories Website

Elarish NQ Website

Snapping Tours Website

Snapping Tours of Innisfail took the Museum  volunteers out for a unique river cruise experience. Fantastic day had by all.

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The new MOURILYAN CAFE located in the Australian Sugar Heritage Centre invites you to try their delicious menu.

Mourilyan CafeTrading Hours

Mon – Thurs 6am to 7pm

Fri 6am – 8pm

Sat 7am – 7pm

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