Isis District Historical Complex

The complex consists of four buildings. A school building houses a school room display along with Aboriginal artefacts. Agricultural equipment is stored beneath. A cane cutters cottage has four rooms and is furnished with furniture etc from the 1900 era. A small one room building (originally from the local hospital) will be set up as a shop. A reconstructed slab hut will house and will have timber for its theme. An Open Day with various displays and activities is held each July, free to the public.


The collection includes; pioneering implements, blacksmith, timber getting and general farming used locally. Furniture as used around 1900 (the school building and cottage are from that era. Steam locomotives and sugar cane trucks with supporting photographs and display of sugar history. Collection of costumes and furnishings depicting the 1900s