Highfields Big Cuppa for CancerHighfields Pioneer Village, Museum & Park Inc.

Highfields Big Cuppa for Cancer

Let’s get together for a cancer-free future at the Highfields Pioneer Village! For just $10 you can enjoy a lovely cup of tea and damper and wander the grounds of the Village complex.

It’s a chance to relax, catch up & chat whilst raising funds for cancer patients and their families!

· Arts & Crafts

· Entertainment

· Food & Drinks

· Bring & Buy Stall

· Billy Tea & Damper

 

Our unique and idyllic little patch of Australian history has a series of gorgeous and stunning relics into the past, which have been kept in a perfect condition for years. Learn about and explore the:

   Heritage Chapel – built in 1909 is available for weddings and christenings of all denominations.

   Southern Cross Museum featuring products made by the Toowoomba Foundry including the Southern Cross Windmills.

   Transport Museum featuring vehicles from a bygone era and the James Macdonald Cycle Collection including Dandy horses, velocipedes, safety bicycles and penny farthings.

   Toowoomba Fire Brigade Museum houses an historic collection of memorabilia, documenting the story of the people who have worked every day to keep us safe from fires since 1877.

   Ambulance Museum telling the story of Ambulance Services in Queensland including first aid equipment from WWI.

   Village Silversmith combining modern ways with old school jewellery making techniques.

   The Toyshop featuring handmade kinetic wooden pioneer toys.

   Slab Cottage – see what life was like for the Pioneers as you wander through this faithfully restored slab cottage built in 1900.

 

And much more… No matter how old you are there is something for everyone at Highfields Pioneer Village!

Event date

Event Details

Address:
73 Wirraglen Road, Highfields, Queensland

15 mins North of Toowoomba

Times:

10:30am to 11:30am

Entry fees:
Adults $10, Children $10.00, Concession $10
Attendance limit:
150+
Website:
secure.cancercouncilfundraising.org.au/registrant/FundraisingPage.aspx?eventId=50141®istrationId=1207431
Onsite facilities: