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Australia's Aboriginal tribes arrived during the Ice Age 70,000 years ago. First settlement was in Port Jackson (NSW) in 1778.


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Longreach Powerhouse Museum


Longreach Powerhouse Museum

Swan Street
Longreach, Queensland, 4730

Phone: (07) 4658 3933
Email: powerhouse@longreach.qld.gov.au
Website: http://www.longreach.qld.gov.au


The Longreach Powerhouse Museum showcases a unique blend of technical and local history within the Longreach Shire. The Powerhouse has the largest collection of rural generating machinery in Australia, featuring what were the largest gas reciprocating engines in the country. Plus the social history complex houses all the items from times gone by in the Longreach community.