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Wide Bay Hospitals Museum

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A real step back in time to remember how it was in days gone by. Something the younger people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Krisherron
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Hervey Bay, Australia
Wonderful volunteers keeping this important history alive

My travelling buddy and I were keen to visit this museum while in the area as we are both retired... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
springwoodsusan
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The Wide Bay Hospital Museum and its members are the custodian for, been preserving and researching the history of Maryborough's early public hospitals since 1991. Along the way a few discoveries have been made about our history. We display items...more
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Walker street | Cnr Walker and Yaralla Streets,, Maryborough, Queensland 4650, Australia
+61 416 213 479
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A real step back in time to remember how it was in days gone by. Something the younger people should take time to understand just how fortunate the y are with modern medicine. Dedicated volunteers

Date of experience: November 2018
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Wide Bay H, Museum Society President at Wide Bay Hospitals Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you. We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

My travelling buddy and I were keen to visit this museum while in the area as we are both retired nurses so Australian hospital/medical/nursing history holds a special interest for us. This museum holds a comprehensive history of the various Maryborough hospitals over a period...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Wide Bay H, WBHM Soc Inc President at Wide Bay Hospitals Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to our museum and that you found the history that we endeavour to preserve and share of interest.

Reviewed 3 September 2017

We had 2 great ladies to show us around this great museum. They knew so much about the history of this hospital and the town in general. They found the records of my mum from when she did her middy training here in the very...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank kevin m
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Set in lovely grounds adjacent to the main hospital, we saw the equipment used in hospitals in the past all kept in an original hospital building. So lovingly kept with all the history and stories too.

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Salsaway
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This hospital Museum is only open on Thusday I think for they do not have enough Volunteers.... The Ladies who are there are very knowledgeable and the exhibits are varied and plentiful about the instruments and practices that used to happen with the Doctors and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Gary S
Reviewed 3 May 2016

It is housed in a 1927 former doctors residence which is still on the grounds of the Present day Hospital . Lots of Photos from days gone bye of Nursing staff that ether worked at the hospital or were trained there. - Packed with surgical...More

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank AustinVisitz
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