Murweh Shire &
Charleville Information Directory

Select from list below;
Courtesy of Charleville & District Historical Society Inc.
April 2008

Historic Museum Home Page
Museum Collection
Museum Library

Books & Souvenir Sales

Charleville Visitor Information Centre

Aboriginal Arts, crafts, history

Animals of the Murweh Shire
Artists of Murweh Shire
Aviation Services, History
Banks & Financial Institutions
Bank History
Birds of the shire
Books, Library
Businesses of Charleville
Cemetery records of the shire
Charleville, in Ireland
Clothing, fashions through the ages
Clubs & Associations
Cobb & Co.
Collectors Corner
Communication, Phone, Internet
Computer services
Community Services
Cooking, outback foods,
Cosmos centre
Cultural Centre

Education, providers
Family history,
Farming activities


Flood Grungies
Flowers of the Shire
Flying Doctor
Government agencies.
History of Charleville & District

Hospitals, medical services
Hotels Motels
Internet providers
Machinery, Old & New
Maps of Town, Shire,
Media, Radio, TV, Newspapers
Medical Services
Mulga Training Network
Mulga trees

Misc. info not yet in categories

Murweh Shire Council
Myendatta homestead

Natural Resource Management

Pastoral activities
Pioneer Families of Charleville
Plants, trees, shrubs, weeds, grass
Poets, writers

Radio, Television
Restaurants & Food outlets.
Snakes & Reptiles.

Tourist Attractions
Transport, Air, Bus, Rail, Taxi
Trees of the shire

Warrego River

Workers & Volunteers of Historic House Museum






























Special Events




Historic House Morning Teas

During the year morning teas are held to celebrate special occasions.
These include, St. Patricks Day, and Mothers Day.

These functions are held in the beautifully presented dining room.
Special guests at these functions include the residents of the local nursing homes and pensioner units. These are the people who have contributed so much to the history and wealth of the town. Other visitors are always welcome.


Other special functions during the year take on a pioneer theme. These include Queensland day, Historic House Anniversary Day, and Market days.

Typical fare at these functions include Billy tea and delicious damper spread with syrup, honey or jam.

Cross-cut saw demonstrations, horseshoe pitching, story telling, and musical recitals are often presented to entertain the guests.




Wheelchair access at rear.





Monthly markets.
First Saturday each Month
During the tourist season.
Independently run by the members of the Craft Cottage.
Next to Historic House Museum.



The Great Matilda Camel Races & Festival

Held annually in midyear

at Charleville Showgrounds.

Camel races on Saturday
Rodeo on Sunday
Novelty events, food stalls, music, bar.

Ph. 4654 2791






































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