WA Museum - Geraldton

Overview

Overlooking the Indian Ocean, the Western Australian Museum — Geraldton celebrates the rich heritage of the land, sea and people of the Mid West region.

In Brief
  • Category: Historical Sites, Indigenous, Local History, Natural History
In Detail

Overlooking the Indian Ocean, the Western Australian Museum — Geraldton celebrates the rich heritage of the land, sea and people of the Mid West region.

Enjoy a guided tour through the stories from four major early shipwrecks located in the region, the Batavia, Gilt Dragon, Zuytdorp, and Zeewijk or learn more about the discovery of HMAS Sydney (II), the pride of the fleet.

Discover ancient landforms, Yamaji history and culture, and the region’s natural landscapes and marine environment. Find out how more recent European exploration and settlement has developed the Mid-West including the agriculture, fishing, mining and science industries.

Opening Times
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Hours 9.30am – 4.00pm 9.30am – 4.00pm 9.30am – 4.00pm 9.30am – 4.00pm 9.30am – 4.00pm 9.30am – 4.00pm 9.30am – 4.00pm Open ANZAC Day 1.00pm – 4.00pm. Closed: Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday.
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