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What's on during Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Hanging Basket Display

Friday 15 - Sunday 24 September 2017

Surround yourself with a spectacular display of 60 hanging baskets in the Museum Show ring. Each basket was lovingly created in an 'Around the World' theme by community members as part of design competition.

Presented in conjunction with Yates.

Feature Artisan

Sunday 10 September and Sunday 24 September, 10am–2pm

Watch Mary Reilly work as she creates gorgeous hand knitted tea cosies, with their bright colours and whimsical details, they can’t help but brighten your day!

Carnival Workshops

Blacksmithing Flower Mini Workshop

Saturday 16 - Sunday 17 September - 9am to 12pm

Book now to make a metal flower in a three hour workshop.

Cost: $100

Resin Jewellery Mini Workshop

Saturday 16 September - 9am to 12pm

Book now to participate a three hour workshop to make your own resin floral bangle.

Cost: $85

Carnival Demonstrations

Native Flower Arranging

Sunday 17 September

Learn how to select and arrange native blooms.

Toowoomba Wood Crafters

Friday 15 – Sunday 24 September

Watch the wood crafters create beautiful items out of timber.


Thursday 14 September - Monday 2 October, 9:30am - 3pm daily

Join in the family fun activities and follow the clues around the Museum on a self-guided trail to help solve the case of the disappearing Northern Quoll.

It is designed for ages 3-12 and tickets can be purchased on arrival at the Museum.

Cost: $6.50 per child* includes self-guided trail activity book.

*Admission charges apply to accompanying adults from outside the Toowoomba Regional Council area.

ExhibitionsNational Carriage Collection