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Step into a world of wonder at the Flinders Discovery Centre, where the rich tapestry of Outback Queensland comes to life!

Nestled in the charming town of Hughenden, our centre invites you to explore the captivating stories of the Flinders region’s past, present, and future.

Uncover the ancient mysteries of the Outback as you marvel at our collection of fossils, including the impressive Muttaburrasaurus skeleton, a testament to the prehistoric giants that once roamed these lands. Dive into the pioneering spirit of exploration with interactive exhibits that showcase the tales of early settlers and adventurers who shaped the region’s history.

Immerse yourself in the diverse ecosystems of the Flinders, from the rugged terrain of the Great Dividing Range to the tranquil beauty of its waterways. Engage with hands-on activities, guided tours, and educational programs that offer a deeper understanding of the unique flora, fauna, and geological formations that make this area so special.

Conveniently located in Hughenden, our centre is the perfect starting point for your Outback adventure. Whether you’re a curious traveller, a passionate historian, or a nature lover seeking inspiration, the Flinders Discovery Centre promises an enriching experience for all who visit.

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37 Gray Street
Hughenden QLD 4821

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Museum Experience


Australia’s Dinosaur Trail Pass

Flinders Discovery Centre itineraries

7-Day Dinosaur Trail

Ancient Outback Mount Isa Loop

Australian Dinosaur Trail

Dinos, Crocs and Gold

Discovery Drive

Gems of the Outback Loop

North West Loop

Overlander’s Way

The Savannah Way