Places to See
Wander around Arno's Wall and see how many things you can spot!
Australian Age of Dinosaurs
Australian Age of Dinosaurs Museum of Natural History is home to the world’s largest collection of Australian dinosaur fossils. Daily tours run throughout the year.
Bladensburg National Park
Bladensburg National Park is situated just 7km from Winton township and was once Bladensburg station, one of the original grazing properties established in Winton in the late 19th Century.
Cawnpore Lookout and Lilleyvale Hills
The Lilleyvale Hills are set on the edge of Winton Shire and Boulia Shire on the Kennedy Developmental Road. The Lookout is approximately 51 kilometres west of Middleton.
Combo Waterhole is believed by some to be the setting for the story of Waltzing Matilda, or at least part of the inspiration. 'Banjo' Paterson visited the site in 1895 while staying at Dagworth Statio...
Corfield and Fitzmaurice
This magnificent example of a general store is heritage listed by the National Trust. Opened by partners Corfield and Fitzmaurice in 1878, it was Winton's first general store.
Diamantina Heritage Truck & Machinery Museum
Take a trip into Transport History with a visit to Winton’s Heritage Truck and Machinery Museum. View fully-restored heritage trucks, tractors and machinery.
Dinosaur Stampede National Monument at Lark Quarry Conservation Park
The Dinosaur Trackways at Lark Quarry are believed to be unique in the world in that they represent the most concentrated site and only definitive record of dinosaur stampede behaviour.
Lark Quarry Conservation Park
Not just home to the Dinosaur Stampede National Monument, it is also a beautiful natural attraction with walking tracks.
This is commonly known as the locals' waterhole. It is approximately 2kms from Winton on the Jundah Road. Long Waterhole is man-made and was once used during the Outback Festival as the site for the...
Winton is home to world's first permanent musical fence installation in the world. Accompanied by a junkyard band, the Musical Fence is free and available for everyone to use.
North Gregory Hotel
The first North Gregory Hotel was built by Corfield & Fitzmaurice in 1878, and legend has it that on April 6th, 1895, it was the site of the first public performance of ‘Waltzing Matilda’.
Old Cork Homestead Ruins
The ruins of the homestead at Old Cork are part of Winton’s Pioneer Trail, 126km south-west of Winton. It is a vintage sandstone homestead of one of the original properties in the Winton Shire.
This is a glimpse of an opal mine with the story of how opal was mined at Opalton and fascinating displays from the life of the opal miners.
Opalton Historic Walking Tracks
New walking tracks coming soon!
Outback Regional Art Gallery
The Outback Regional Gallery is one of three exhibition spaces located inside the Waltzing Matilda Centre.
Pelican Waterhole was the original name of the settlement of Winton, and the original settlement was situated about one and a half kilometres from Winton.
Operating since 1972, The Qantilda Museum was part of the Waltzing Matilda Centre complex. Newly re-opened after the fire, a visit to the Qantilda Museum is an essential Winton experience.
Royal Open Air Theatre
Originally established in 1918, the historic Royal Theatre offers a rare opportunity to enjoy the movies the old-fashioned way – laid back in canvas seats under the stars.
The Crack Up Sisters
In the Main Street of Winton you’ll find The The Crackup Sisters House, Yard and Dustarena.
The Winton Club
The Winton Club was first founded in 1913. The first building was a rented cottage, which burnt down in 1916. A new building was erected, with various additions happening over the years.
Waltzing Matilda Centre
The Waltzing Matilda Centre is the first museum in the world dedicated to a song. ‘Waltzing Matilda’ was written by ‘Banjo’ Paterson whilst holidaying on Dagworth Station.
Willie Mar's Fruit & Vegetable Shop and Market Garden
Willie Mar’s Fruit and Vegetable Shop and Market Garden was the longest operating Chinese market garden and shop left remaining on the edge of any Western Queensland town.
Winton Historic Cemetery
The Winton Historic Cemetery was established in around 1876. For a self-guided walking tour of the Cemetery, see the Visitor Information Centre.
Winton Outback Surf Club
The quirky concept of the Winton Outback Surf Club is to assist with fundraising for charities, with the Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) selected as the first recipient.