Mavis Cussons Exhibit

In 1940, Townsville Daily Bulletin Gossip columnist, Mavis Cussons wore a screen printed silk ball gown featuring the News of the day to a fundraising Ball at the Townsille Showgrounds.

View this special dress at the Museum. In 1914 the Department of Primary Industries Animal Health Station opened its doors at Oonoonba. View some of the instruments and early photos of DPI on dispaly.

Location

1/27 Barbeler Street, Currajong
Townsville, QLD, Australia, 4812
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Opening Hours

Mon-Fri: 9:00am - 2:30pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Open 1st & 3rd Sunday 1.30pm – 3.30pm, February – November.
Closed on Public Holidays

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