Bribie Island Seaside Museum

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Become acquainted with Matthew Flinders and Bongaree and their encounter at Skirmish Point. Reflect on the brilliant reclusive artist Ian Fairweather. Discover the birth place of modern seaside tourism.

Learn about the American troop occupation of Bribie Island during the second world war and get up close to the local bounty of the sea in the incredible fish collection of the Amateur Fishing Association of Queensland.

Opening hours

Tuesday - Friday: 10.00am - 4.00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10.00am - 3.00pm;

Christmas and New Year's opening hours (2016/17)

Christmas opening hours
Day Time
Friday, 23 December 2016 10.00am - 3.00pm
Saturday, 24 December 2016 (Christmas Eve)  10.00am - 3.00pm
Sunday, 25 December 2016 (Christmas Day) Closed
Monday, 26 December 2016 (Public Holiday) Closed
Tuesday, 27 December 2016 (Public Holiday) 10.00am - 3.00pm
Wednesday, 28 December 2016 10.00am - 3.00pm
Thursday, 29 December 2016  10.00am - 3.00pm
Friday, 30 December 2016 10.00am - 3.00pm
Saturday, 31 December 2016 10.00am - 3.00pm  
Sunday, 1 January 2017 (New Year's Day)      Closed     
Monday, 2 January 2017 (Public Holiday) 10.00am - 3.00pm

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 map and parking information

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