Jack Howe Sculpture and Gallery

Galleries, Museums and Collections

Australia’s most famous shearer, Jack Howe, shore a record of 321 sheep in seven hours and 40 minutes in 1892 at Alice Downs Station, Blackall. He also set a record of 237 sheep shorn with electric shears which was not broken for 58 years. A memorial statue is located outside the Universal Garden Centre in Shamrock Street. Inside is a gallery, with a historic display, relating to the legendary shearer Jack Howe and local town history which can be seen for a small charge.

Facilities

Carpark Family Friendly

Activities

Walks

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available

Rates

From AU$4.00

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