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Bushranger Cafe

On Saturday the 21st of September at 10am a brand-new attraction will open its doors at Highfields Pioneer Village, the Bushranger Café will serve amazing coffees, milkshakes and grilled sandwiches with a twist; all named after Australia’s infamous bushrangers. The café (adjacent to the Village office) incorporates art by Australian artists hanging on its walls […]

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Mini-Market For Highfields Pioneer Village

Highfields Pioneer Village are introducing a Monthly Sunday Market from Sunday, 30th June (and the last Sunday of each Month) selling Handmade, Vintage, Pre-loved, Up-Cycled, Recycled and Eco-friendly goods. We are seeking arts, crafts, produce and second hand goods and pre-packaged food stall vendors. Sites are $15 each (must have own insurance). The Mini-Market will […]

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The Singing Shearer Is Coming To Town

Highfields Pioneer Village are pleased to welcome a new regular volunteer and one with a passion for entertaining. For the past 30 years Terry Arnold has run a successful farming and grazing property – he is a ‘wheat and sheep’ man. Terry has been riding horses for over 60 years and operating machinery and motor […]

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Centenary Site Tour – Highfields Pioneer Village

Join Engineers Australia on Saturday 25th May to experience a site tour of a local project at the Highfields Pioneer Village, where you’ll see a rare showcase of a 1940 Vintage Southern Cross Mark BGC 40HP 1200 RPM diesel engine on display to celebrate Engineers Australia’s 100 year anniversary. The site tour ticket price $15 includes entry, […]

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In 2019 Engineers Australia celebrates its Centenary…. This is a significant milestone for the organisation, and a chance to stress the critical role engineering plays in the lives of all Australians. A centenary is time to take stock. To look back and marvel at our accomplishments. Engineers have helped transform the world: who in 1919 […]

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Raising Funds To Cure Cancer

The Highfields Big Cuppa is an Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea event raising $352.40 for the Cancer Council on Thursday May 16th 2019 at Highfields Pioneer Village. Besides locals from Highfields and Toowoomba attending, there were 15 residents and carers who came in from Dalby Blue Care, and Bob Lackey a visitor from Cairns.     […]

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Brennan Family Museum A New Feature At Highfields Pioneer Village

The Volunteers of Highfields Pioneer Village are very excited to be offering another very special museum to visit and enjoy during the Easter Vintage Festival – the Brennan Family Museum. The museum was the result of a 50 year long friendship between Volunteer Manager Ray Ashford OAM and his mate Merv. Mervyn Roland Brennan was […]

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Superhero Sunday At Highfields Pioneer Village

SUPERHERO APPEARANCE  During Sausage Sizzle Lunch… Sunday January 6th 2019,also …. Everyone is invited to dress up as their favourite superhero! The Best Dressed Hero will receive a 10 pkt of Tickets to Ride! There will be Billy Tea and Damper, refreshments and Sausage Sizzle available on the day. The Fire Engine Museum is open […]

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