Fairymead House Sugar History Museum

Galleries, Museums and Collections

The relocated and restored Fairymead House overlooks the Bundaberg Botanic Gardens with the splendour of a bygone era. Built in 1890, this grand plantation house includes the Sugar History Museum, exploring the development of the local sugar industry from its earliest days. View the magnificent Indian bungalow architecture and discover the history of the Bundaberg sugar industry and the pioneer sugar families through self guided exploration of the heritage listed Fairymead House.

Fairymead House is available for hire as a wedding/function/conference venue. If you are looking for a venue with a difference Fairymead House is the ideal location for you. The majestic plantation house offers an exclusive function venue for a maximum of 60 guests. Set amongst the lush tropical surrounds of the Botanic Gardens. Fairymead House is a fantastic venue for your special wedding photographs. Please contact their friendly staff for availability and pricing.

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.


Carpark Coach Parking Conference/Convention Facilities Disabled access available Family Free Wifi History & Heritage International Non Smoking Picnic Area Public Toilet Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Visitor Information Centre


AUD7 adult, AUD5 senior card holder, AUD3 child. Family A (2 adults, 2 children) AUD16, Family B (1 adult, 2 children) AUD11.

Combined Attractions Ticket (3 great attractions) AUD25 adults, AUD18 seniors.

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