Opening Hours


Closed Friday 15th December 2017- reopening Monday 15th January 2018.

15 January to 1 March on Limited hours 9.00 am- 1.00 pm Monday – Friday 1 March- 15th December 9.00am-4.00pm Monday- Friday 1 May to 30 September is open 7 days a week.

Monday to Friday 9.00am – 4.00pm
May-September Weekends and Public Holidays 9.00am ; 3.00pm outside these hours please book


Known as the ‘Friendly Heart of the Great North West’ Cloncurry sits on the junctions of the Matilda Highway and Overlander’s Way. The ‘Curry, as it is affectionately known by locals, is 120km east of Mt Isa, 137km west of Julia Creek and 347km north east of Winton.

John Flynn Place Museum and Art Gallery is located on the corner of King and Daintree Streets.

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*Entry Fee: Adults $11.50 Seniors $9.50 Children $ 7.50 Families $30.00 2 Adults and up to 2 children.
Combination Pass with Cloncurry Unearthed saving on 24% for both Museums. Adults $18.00 Seniors $14.50 Children $8.50 Families $48.00 2 Adults up to 2 children
Your Entry Fee will support the research, development and presentation of exhibits of precious items in the John Flynn Place Museum and Art Gallery. You will also be playing a vital role in building our community’s understanding of our natural/social history for everyone to enjoy, share and learn. As this is the Birth place for one of Australia’s biggest Icons and Rev John Flynn the man behind the Royal Flying Doctors Service humble beginnings along with his many supports are all celebrated with in the walls of John Flynn Place Museum and Art Gallery.

Coach/Bus and School Tours welcomed.
Admission can be paid via cash or EFTPOS.

  • Disabled access
  • Mens and Ladies toilets
  • Shaded picnic tables
  • Complementary water cooler
  • Free Tea and coffee facilities
  • Free Wi Fi

Museum Shop Situated in the foyer of the building, the shop offers:
  • A variety of books
  • Cloncurry and John Flynn postcards
  • T-shirts for adults and children
  • John Murray Art Work
  • A range of collectable John Flynn Place souvenirs
  • And much more!

Donations John Flynn Place accepts donations for the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Donation jar is located in the Museum Foyer.

Hire John Flynn Place Museum and Art Gallery is available for hire for your event.

Art Gallery Hire $55 hr min 2 hrs
Garden Area & Kiosk Function $55 hr min 2 hrs
Garden Area – Photos $30
Allan Vickers Outdoor Theatre/Courtyard $50 hr min 2 hrs

For more information, hire details and availability please contact the Cloncurry Shire Council on (07) 4742 4100 or visit the Cloncurry Shire Council website.