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  • The Australian Coal Mining Museum

    The Australian Coal Mining Museum

    Showcasing the past, present and future of Coal Mining across the globe

  • Discover Coal Capital Blackwater

    Discover the ‘Coal Capital’ of Australia

    Surrounded by natural treasures and mineral wealth

Visitor Information Centre Blackwater

Blackwater’s local Visitor Information Centre is located within the Blackwater International Coal Centre.  Come in and top up on brochures and get first-hand advice on great local attractions, events, camping and caravan sites. If you need to stock up on supplies, get car repairs, see the doctor or any other services whilst visiting Blackwater please visit our local business directory of where to go.

Plenty of car and caravan parking is available, entry via Littlefield Street on the corner of Capricorn Highway. When you visit the Centre there is plenty to see and do, including our Cafe, Souvenir Shop, Eliza’s Cottage Store, and the Australian Coal Mining Museum. The Visitor Centre is open Monday to Friday 9am till 3pm (closed public holidays).

Look out for our BIG red dragline buckets, and stop in and say G’Day!