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Sheep's Back Museum

Price from $4.00


The Sheep's Back Museum, housed in a 1870s flour mill, tells the stories of the Australian wool industry.

Discover how the wool industry developed culminating with the unique ‘Robotic Shearer’. Outside explore the wonderful collection of old buildings depicting the struggles of the early settlers. Sit in the old school room, drop into the post office, view a typical "dunny" and explore the farm machinery shed.

The Limestone Coast Landscapes display provides an excellent overview of the natural history of the region, showing the local topography and the formation of the Naracoorte Caves.

The Sheep's Back Museum is integrated with the Naracoorte Visitor Information Centre. The Naracoorte Visitor Information Centre has a wonderful range of reasonably priced locally made goodies to take home or give as genuine Australian gifts and provides local intelligence on events, activities and attractions.


From $ 4.00 to $ 19.00
Adults — $8.00 (Concession — $7.00) Children — $4.00 Family (two adults and two children, or one adult and three children) — $19.00


  • Entity Facility

    Coach Parking
    Family Friendly
    Non Smoking
    Picnic Area
    Public Toilet

  • Accessible Tourism

    Disabled access available, contact operator for details

  • Accreditation

    Museums Australia
    National Trust

  • Membership

    Museums Australia
    National Trust
    Visitor Information Centre

  • Internet Access Point

    Broadband Internet Access