Category Archive for "Latest News"

Wanted Expo 88 Uniforms and/or Memorabilia

April 9, 2018

The Village is looking for uniforms and memorabilia from Expo 88. The 30th Anniversary is fast approaching and the Village is working towards a special celebration in October and would appreciate help with items that could be displayed on the…

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Anzac Day Trading

April 2, 2018

Please Note:   The Visitor Information Centre which is attached to the Village – but trades separately – will be open from 1:00 pm till 4:00 pm.  

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Expo 88 – Australia Signs Coming to the Village

March 17, 2018

On Tuesday, 13 March 2018 we received news that the Australia signs, which were featured at Expo 88 and have been at Arethusa College Deception Bay for many years, are coming to the Caboolture Historical Village.    Links The Expo…

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New Functions Capabilities – Updated

January 28, 2018

The Parcel has been Unwrapped Big things are happening in the Village and we are very thrilled! A large parcel was received by the Village late last year, thanks to a grant from the Queensland Government’s Gambling Community Benefit Fund….

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Photographic Exhibition

January 18, 2018


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Latest Photos – Bunda-la

December 16, 2017

The Bunda-la is a major ongoing project. The full story on the Bunda-La can be found here but below are the latest photos taken February-March 2018.  

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“A Mooving Experience”

November 17, 2017

Our dairy has reopened and just needs a little tweaking over the next few weeks.

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New exhibit open!

June 16, 2017

Currently showing in the Visitor Reception Centre is a new display. The theme this time is focused on the various machines used in communications from printing, gramophones to telephones.   We hope you enjoy this display.

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The Indigenous Display

June 2, 2017

Thank you to Urban Landscaping for the placing of our rocks earlier this month, this now means that the Indigenous Display stage two is finished. Stay tuned for future stages including a bush tucker garden, more murals and a diorama. …

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Blacksmithing – An Old Skill but a Good One

April 5, 2016

One of the popular spots in the Village is the Blacksmith’s – opposite the Gem Club, where, especially on school visits, one or more of our talented “Smithies” works the fire to show visitors how many metal things are made….

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