Family Fun Day

Community Event

27 Sep 2020 Once Only Event

Families will enjoy old-fashioned games together and a Back in Time experience at Cooneana Heritage Centre on the Ipswich Historical Society’s Family Fun Day.
Challenge your family to a game – hopscotch, hoopla-hoop, croquet, skipping or quoits.
Revisit education of yesteryear in the old schoolroom with our Schoolmarm.
Find out how food was prepared and cooked in the old homestead kitchen.
See how clothing was made with the Spinners, Weavers and Fibre Artisans of Ipswich.
Watch the Blacksmiths ply their trade.
Enjoy some craft activities together.
Who can shovel the most coal into a wheelbarrow in the fastest time? Coal miners did this for many years. You can see the only coal mining exhibits in S.E. Queensland.
Check out the museum too!

Please bring your own bottles of water and wear closed shoes and a hat.
You are welcome to bring a picnic lunch to enjoy in the grounds.
Discounts apply for:
two adults with two or three children
one adult with three or four children.

Covid Safe social distancing applies. Volunteers will be cleaning regularly as you play, so please be patient if you have to wait a little while.


Carpark Coach Parking Family Friendly Non Smoking Public Toilet


From AU$5.00

Special discount
Families of four and five AUD15

Event Dates

Once Only Event

27 Sep 2020

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