Hall Two

Take a step back in time when you enter Hall Two, featuring a timeline history from the discovery of Townsville by John Melton Black to early European settlement and beyond, pre-electricity Kitchen, early days School Room and unique displays of the Telephone Exchange and communications including the first mobile phone. Townsville Coastal Radio centre display tells the story of disasters at sea and why this centre was built in Townsville in 1913.
 
See the comprehensive display of printing equipment used by the Townsville Bulletin to print newspapers, which includes type setting and book binding. There is so much more to discover.

Before Electricity Exhibit Dining Room Suite Exhibit Printing Exhibit