Covid Virus Update

UPDATE: Read the latest update regarding our response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. Read More

Dismiss alert

Wallaroo Heritage and Nautical Museum


Incorporating Wallaroo's early Maritime History.

An extensive display of the romantic days of the Square Rigged Sailing Ships and the largest pictorial display of sailing ships in any museum in South Australia.

Wallaroo Smelting Industry, at one time reputed to be the largest in the Southern Hemisphere (1861-1923).

The complete history of Caroline Carleton and the Song of Australia.

Relics and antiques from the early postal and sporting days.

The complete record of all phases depicting the colourful history of Wallaroo.

Home of "George" The Giant Squid.

Souvenirs, historical walks and information.

Opening Times

Monday - Friday  10 am - 4 pm

 Saturday & Sunday 2 pm - 4 pm

Public Holiday Week-ends 10 am - 4 pm

Group Bookings or Enquiries ... Phone: (08) 8823 3015

Work sheets available on request for school groups.