Mareeba Heritage Museum is hosted to a wide variety of incredible exhibits that allow visitors to learn more about the local area's incredibly rich and truly fascinating history.
Our exhibits and displays are exceptionally high quality, many of which are available thanks to the generosity of local residents.
With unrivaled attention to detail and a passion for education, there is no better way to learn about Mareeba’s fascinating history than to explore our exhibits.
It's estimated only 10% of Australian have seen the elusive platypus but with a bit of time and a minimum of patience you can spot this unique animal on Atherton Tablelands.
Watch the water surface for ripples or bubbles!!
Look for a notable bow wave produced by the animal's front feet. Atherton Tablelands is one of the prime places in Australia to see these wonderful, curious creatures.
Local delicious food
Lake Barrine and its surroundings are protected within the Crater Lakes National Park.
Lake Barrine has a walking track around the entire circumference of the lake and includes extensive flora and fauna among the pristine rainforest that surrounds the lake.
Enjoy our memorable Devonshire Tea consists of locally grown Tea and Coffee served with our secret recipe scones going back four generations which are presented with raspberry plum jam and freshly whipped cream.
Full Day Atherton Tablelands Tour from Cairns
08:15~08:30 Pick up from accommodation
10:00~10:45 Lake Barrine
11:15~11:45 Platypus park
13:40~15:00 Marreba Heritage Museum
15:10~15:40 Wine Tasting
16:30~17:00 Drop Off
*Time may vary due to unforeseen circumstance
Children (4-14 years)
Family (2 Adult + 2 Children )
Infant aged 0-3 years travel free of charge
Included in price
Morning tea & scone, Platypus Park admission
Lunch,Wine tasting, English Driver's Guide,