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Donors to the Minerals Heritage Museum

Calcite, Biggenden, Queensland (35cm). Donated by Harold McCamby. (MHM specimen #44)
Calcite, Biggenden, Queensland (35cm). Donated by Harold McCamby. (MHM specimen #44)

Minerals Heritage Museum

Display location:
Queensland Museum
Southbank, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
(Mezzanine Floor)

Display Hours:
Open daily from 9.30am - 5.00pm. Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day & Boxing Day. Open ANZAC Day from 1.30 pm.

General admission: Free.

Map of location

Help us to grow
MHM donor list
How to donate

Help us to grow
MHM donor list
How to donate

Without our generous donors there would be no Minerals Heritage Museum. Since our inception many individuals and companies have seen fit to donate either funding or specimens to our cause and we would like to acknowledge their contributions here.

Other individuals have helped us by placing high quality specimens on permanent loan to our museum. We thank each and every one of you. Special mention must be made of Enertrade who donated many of our wonderful display cabinets. Our long term Trustee, Bob Bryan from Brisbane, and Roger Staley from Perth who donated their entire collections under the Cultural Gifts Program, and form the major portion of the collection species content, as well as many fine pieces. Jacki Young made an extensive donation of fine specimens from the personal collection of her husband, the late Ron Young, personal display collection. George Stacey, from ACT, has added many fine specimens. Caleb Yue has also generously donated many specimens and also has a number on permanent loan in our display.

We are always open to individuals and companies who would share our vision. The mining boom in Queensland and Australia has meant a huge growth in the industry that is not always seen as something good though the public eye. By donating to us you can show a commitment to preserving Australia's mineral heritage. Visit the How to donate webpage to find out how.

Our donors: (Individual) (Organisation)

Arco Coal Aust Pty Ltd Mineralogical Society of Qld
Beads & Crystals Niugini Mining
B K Minerals Kevin Olzard
Ted and Thelma Barker Queensland Museum
Bob Bryan QCT Resources Limited
Christine's Gem World Pan Australian Mining Ltd
Cooloola Rocks and Minerals Mr S Pugh
Daddows Rock Shop Mr A Ransom
Enertrade Sandfire Resources
Exotic Gems & Minerals P/L George Stacey
Tony Forsyth Roger Staley
Gympie Eldorado Gold Mines P/L Bob Taylor
Jim Harrison The Rock Shop (Brisbane)
Henderson Charlton Ltd John Walton
Hogg Lawson & Co Les Weale
Keela-Wee Exploration Ltd Ron Wilding
Harold McCamby Sue Wearden
Magellan Metals Jacki Young
Dehne McLaughlin Ron Young
MIM Holdings Ltd Caleb Yue

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