Around Cloncurry

Central Hotel Cloncurry

'Our town is a built and cultural mix in a natural wonderland. There are museums, pubs, great food, fossicking and the biggest cattle stations and copper mines in Australia.'

Cloncurry is a beautiful town situated on the banks of the Cloncurry River, the river and Chinaman Creek Dam. The main income here comes from mining and pastoral industries. Cloncurry has seen Australia grow over the years and has made tremendous contribution in endowing Australia with a world class status. Cloncurry has seen many of Australia’s supreme innovations and firsts.

Cloncurry saw the birth of QANTAS, and the original QANTAS Hanger is still in use at the aerodrome.
The Royal Flying Doctor Service was founded here in 1928. During World War II, a major United States of America Air Base was stationed in Cloncurry.

Places to see around Cloncurry:

  • Cemeteries
  • Chinaman Creek Dam
  • Cloncurry Parrot
  • Corella Park Dam
  • Fountain Springs
  • Historic Hotels
  • John Flynn Place
  • Mary Kathleen Park
  • Qantas Hanger
  • Brodie Hardware Store
  • Court House
  • National Australia Bank
  • St Andrews Anglican Church
  • Shire Hall
  • The Cloncurry Sale Yards
  • Railway Station
  • Rotary Lookout
  • Uniting Church
  • Chaplain's Newsagency
  • Cloncurry Pharmacy
Central Hotel Cloncurry
Central Hotel Cloncurry
Central Hotel Cloncurry
Central Hotel Cloncurry
Central Hotel Cloncurry
Central Hotel Cloncurry

Many events are staged in cloncurry throughout the year including the Merry Muster Rodeo, the Cloncurry Show, the Cloncurry races and the Cloncurry Stockman's Challenge.

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