The Ration Shed Museum

Operating Guidelines at the Ration Shed Museum as at 28th March 2022

Thanks for your patience everybody - we are happy to announce we are open to the public again - with a few precautions in place to keep everyone safe. All visitors are asked to phone and book an appointment before arriving, A maximum of 30 people visiting at any given time, A maximum of 8 people allowed in the Gift shop, Face masks must be worn within all areas of the Precinct. This is indoors and outdoors. Thanks for understanding, as we work together to keep our Elders and community safe. We will let you know when the situation changes

Ration Shed Museum


Ration Shed’s 10th Anniversary Celebrations

On Friday 31st October, the Ration Shed celebrated its 10th anniversary. We began our celebrations with a Welcome to Country and a welcome from our Ch   → View item

Minister Scullion & Minister Truss visit us!

Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion and Deputy Prime Minister and local member Warren Truss visited us on Friday. They visited a few place   → View item

“Many Threads” Women’s Workshop

Over 20 people attended a two-day Women’s workshop run by the Ration Shed . The “Many Threads” workshops was about connection, frien   → View item


It was a cold misty morning when Sandra Morgan came down to open the gate for George so he could start his fire for his camp oven cooking – cate   → View item

Opening of PLAY THE BALL – a Cherbourg Sports Exhibition

We began our Ration Shed NAIDOC celebrations up at the cemetery with the unveiling of a tombstone to commemorate  one of Cherbourg’s great sport   → View item

Play the Ball Exhibition – the story of sport in Cherbourg

EXHIBITION TO OPEN DURING NAIDOC – Launch on 7th July; Public opening 8th July, in the Boys’ Dormitory building. <> Play the Ball is   → View item

DPC5790 QRA2018 Recognition Marks for nominees Square - winner