See... spectacular views over the glimmering
waters of the Pumicestone Passage, Moreton Bay.
Learn... more about Fortress Bribie and the
Americans during the Second World War.
Watch... historical and short films screenings
about the island and its people in the micro-theatre.
Play... and create in Kids Zone, a constant feast
of themed, self-paced activities to investigate and enjoy.
Shop... a range of seaside-themed treasures
crafted by local artisans, as well as books on local history, local
tales and the beautiful Bribie environment.
Bribie Island Seaside Museum is an engaging, must see cultural
destination. This contemporary museum explores the unique history
of the region through a program of temporary exhibitions and
Become acquainted with Matthew Flinders and Bongaree and their
encounter at Skirmish Point. Reflect on the brilliant reclusive
artist Ian Fairweather. Get up close to the local bounty of the sea
and examine the incredible preserved fish collection of the Amateur
Fishing Association of Queensland. Discover the birth place of
modern seaside tourism.
Where we are
Nestled in Melsa Park located in downtown Bongaree, the museum enjoys scenic views over the glimmering waters of the Pumicestone Passage in Moreton Bay.
See contact us for opening hours, map and parking information.