Museums & Tours

Feel like getting active? Or maybe a relaxing dip in the pool? Or an enjoyable afternoon fishing? Mount Morgan has a variety of options from clubs to individual activities.

 

 

Swimming Pool

Location: Boyd Park complex, 34 Thomson Avenue, Mount Morgan.

The complex consists of a 30m pool with shading at the shallow end, covered wading pool and large
seating grandstand.

Opening Hours during Christmas/New Year break:

  • Christmas Day - closed
  • Saturday Dec 27: open 12pm - 5pm
  • Sunday Dec 28: open 12pm - 4pm
  • Monday Dec 29 and Tuesday Dec 30: open 7:30am – 5:30pm
  • New Year’s Eve: open 7:30am – 4:00pm
  • New Year’s Day – 12pm – 4:00pm

Cost of Entry: Adults- $3.70, Children- $2.70, Concession- $2.10, Spectators- $2.10

Phone: 49 381 500

 

 

No 7 Dam

Location: 2km from the centre of town- when coming from north: turn left off the main highway (prior to Carmody Bridge) and follow along the Dee River.

The Number 7 Dam (otherwise known as The Big Dam) provides a perfect spot for many recreational activities. With its picturesque natural views, the Dam offers a tranquil place for a get together, with barbeque and picnic areas available. The area is also home to the town's newest district playground - including 11 different types of playground equipment, outdoor gym equipment, picnic tables, double plate bbq and new parking area.

For the water lovers, the Number 7 Dam provides the perfect location for a range of aquatic activities. Enjoy a swim, boating or sailing activities. Number 7 Dam is also a terrific spot to throw out a line, with some of the Dam’s inhabitants including the Dawson River Barramundi(Saratoga), Sleepy Cod, Yellow Belly, and Red Claw (otherwise known as Fresh Water Lobster).

 

 

Skate Park

Location: Boyd Park, Thomson Avenue.

The Boyd Park Complex provides a perfect place to take the kids out for the afternoon. Situated in close proximity the complex includes a skate park, children’s playground and basketball half court.
The area is situated close to the public swimming pool.

 

 

 

 

The Mount Morgan Golf Club

Location: Corner of Burnett Highway Golflinks Road

currently for Christmas period, reopen in New Year./p>

  • Holes: 9
  • Metres: 4476m
  • Par: 75
  • Phone: 49 381 220

 

 

The Dee Bowls Club

Location:Burnett Highway, Southern end of town

Bowling Days:

  • Thursdays - Social Bowls. All welcome. 3:00pm start.
  • Sundays- Social Bowls. 3:00pm start
  • Social Club and Members Draw also held each Friday. Drawn at 5:00pm.

Test your skills on the green!

Ask about your party ideas, and function! See you on the green!

Phone: 49 381 090

 

 

The Welfare Bowls Club

Location:28 Thomson Avenue, Mount Morgan.

  • Bowls club closed for Christmas break for greens repairs. Club to reopen mid January.
  • Please note: names are required 30 minutes prior to start times for team selections. Green fees
    are $6 for adults and $3 for students. New players are encouraged to come down for a roll.

    Phone: 49 381 131
    Web: http://www.sportingpulse.com/assoc_page.cgi?c=1-7782-0-0-0

     

     

    Indoor Bowls

    Location: Mount Morgan Uniting Church Hall, East Street, Mount Morgan.

    Bowling times:

    • Closed for Christmas break, and will recommence January 10th, 2015.

      $2 fee – includes light refreshments. Phone: for further details, please contact the secretary, Babs on: 49 381 028.

       

       

       

       

      GeoCaching

      This GPS based sport has grown rapidly over the last ten years around the world. Anyone with a GPS unit (including smartphones) can participate. Mt Morgan is home to more than ten hidden geocaches with over another 100 in the region surrounding. More information is available at www.geocaching.com When participating in geocaching in our local area, please remember to put them back properly and preserve the hobby for others.