Live the folklore and romance of yesterday’s Australian pioneers in every piece of the eye-opening private collection at Herberton Historic Village on the Cairns Atherton Tablelands, an entire village of shops and stores lovingly re-stored and re-created as they were over 100 years ago.
You will be impressed by stunning ‘Elderlsie House’ and take a pew behind a desk in the old schoolhouse, lean up at the old bar of the antique pub and spin a few porkies with your mates. Enjoy a nice cup of tea and scones in the Bakerville Tearooms and re-live that pioneering feeling.
We travel from Cairns via the Kennedy Hwy to Atherton for morning tea at Petals & Pine Cones try a special “Creation” or “Coffee & Cake”
Then on to ………Herberton Historic Village’s ANNUAL ***PIONEER WEEKEND***
Arrive at Herberton Railway Station & Museum for the Train ride to Herberton Historical Village
Lunch at the Pioneer Camp (Aussie stew, damper and Billy Tea) Time to enjoy the Village & wander at leisure. Great local entertainment, blacksmithing, wood chopping, tin panning you can even Dress up with Fashions on the Field prizes for the best dressed
Returning to Cairns via the Kennedy Hwy with a favourite stop at Emerald Creek Ice Creamery. Arrive back at 5pm.
Saturday 14 May $89pp *Tour includes:
- Return Coach travel from Cairns
- Morning Tea at Petals & Pinecones Atherton
- Train Ride to the Village
- Entry to Herberton Historical Village
- Pioneer Camp Lunch …bring back the memories
Group bookings available
Call 0448 100 415