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Eidsvold

Eidsvold is a neat and tidy town situated on the (A3) Australia's Country Way (Burnett Highway) just two hours west of Bundaberg and boasts beautiful parks and gardens. Stay a while and visit some of the highlights that make this corner of their 'lucky country' a memorable stopover.

Take a visit to the RM Williams Bush Learning Centre or visit the Archer Homestead which has remained as is for over 100 years and take a further trip down memory lane by visiting the Eidsvold Historical Museum.

If you love fishing and watersports then Wuruma Dam is only 48 kilometres away and the Tolderodden Environmental Park is a must for a rustic camping getaway.

Eidsvold: Where To Go / Sightseeing

Lake Wuruma


Lake Wuruma is located 48 kilometres north of Eidsvold and has a capacity of 165,000 megalitres. The lake took three years and AUD5.3 million to build and provides irrigation for the regions agriculture. Lake Wuruma sits on the Nogo River and then flows into the Burnett River down stream. Facilities include sheltered picnic areas, wood barbecues, designated camping areas, toilets and boat ramps. There is an annual fishing competition with great prizes to be won. Some of the fish species to be caught include Australian Bass, Silver Perch, and Barramundi.

Wuruma Dam is one of the most popular natural attractions in this area. As a relaxing water recreation facility, Wuruma Dam hosts water sports, picnics, barbecues and a fresh wetlands surroundings.

The Wuruma Dam Fish Restocking Association stock fish including barramundi, Australian bass, golden perch and silver perch. There are breeding populations of eel-tailed catfish spangled perch and eels. Being one of the few Bass/Barra lakes, Wuruma has big potential to draw serious tourism from keen anglers wanting to tangle with two of Australia's premier sports fish targets.





Burnett Highway via Abercorn
Eidsvold, QLD, 4627

Located 0.1K from Eidsvold

RM Williams Australian Bush Learning Centre


The Centre stands as a lasting tribute to genuine pioneer spirit and the character and courage of the people of the bush. The bush, rural Australia, backbone of this proud land. A place of stark contrasts, unsurpassed beauty, warm welcomes, big hearts, indomitable spirit and tenacious character.

Legends like RM Williams whose spirit lives on in Eidsvold's history and whole name graces a Centre dedicated to preserving and cultivating the area's unique bush culture. In the spirit of RM Williams, the Centre is a place where all people can connect to the history, heritage and the land. A core feature is a display dedicated to telling the RM Williams story with particular reference to his time spent in the Eidsvold community, his life's achievements and his philosophies. Part of the attraction is the Gallery which exhibits new and exciting art forms which alternate every two months.

The Centre is a multi purpose venue comprising Visitor Information Centre, with well equipped space for training purposes, excellent conference and meeting facilities. It has a capacity to hold major outdoor events for over 500 people.




23767 Gayndah Monto Road,
Burnett Highway
Eidsvold, QLD, 4627

Located 0.1K from Eidsvold

Eidsvold: Travel Tips

RM Williams Australian Bush Learning Centre (Eidsvold)


Bringing the past to life. The bush.....rural Australia.....backbone of our proud land. Discover the spirit of life in the bush. A place of stark contrasts, unsurpassed beauty, warm welcomes, big hearts, indomitable spirit and tenacious character.

Legends like RM Williams whose spirit lives on in Eidsvold's history and whose name graces a Centre which stands as a lasting tribute to genuine pioneer spirit and the character and courage of the people of the bush.

The Centre was purpose-built to honour this great Australian, showcase his skills and achievements and bring his passion for bush tradition to life - a place where all people can connect to their history, heritage and their land. A core feature is a display dedicated to telling the RM Williams story with particular reference to his time spent in the Eidsvold community. Part of the attraction is the Gallery which exhibits new and exciting art forms alternating every two months.

The RM Williams Australian Bush Learning Centre is approximately 425 kilometres north west of Brisbane and 165 kilometres west of Bundaberg. Come and visit them soon.




23767 Gayndah Monto Road,
A3 Australia's Country Way (Burnett Highway)
Eidsvold, QLD, 4627

Located 0.7K from Eidsvold

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