October Moon Festival

The October Moon Festival is a day of music, fun, more music, races, more fun and finally an evening beside the beautiful Lake Fred Tritton of music music music. Jazz under a full moon and the great northern starry sky is an experience not to be missed. Set in the North Queensland outback town of [...]

Lake Fred Tritton

In 2004 Lake Fred Tritton won the State and National Heart Foundation Awards for offering a better quality of life for people living in rural communities. The lake has provided Richmond locals and visitors the opportunity to participate in water sports such as fishing, skiing, canoeing and jet skiing – not normally found in small [...]

Cambridge Downs Heritage Display Centre

Discover the story of Richmond and the surrounding area over the past 150 years. Built from local flagstone rock, the Cambridge Downs Heritage Display Centre is a replica of the original Cambridge Downs Homestead built in the late 1880s. A visit to the Cambridge Downs Heritage Display Centre will help you better understand the trials [...]

Kronosaurus Korner Visitor Information Centre

This accredited Visitor Information Centre offers a one stop shop for travel information including maps, brochures and itineraries. Staffed by skilled and knowledgeable locals, the Kronosaurus Korner Visitor Information Centre can provide advice on the great things to see and to do in Richmond and surrounding regions. Discuss with the friendly staff your travel plans [...]

Richmond Fossil Hunting Sites

After exploring the Prehistoric World at Kronosaurus Korner, they have the ideal place for you to visit. The fossil hunting sites are approximately 12 kilometres to the north of Richmond and are easily accessible to all vehicles. You don’t require any digging tools – in fact most people don’t have any equipment and still manage [...]

Jack Brown Lions Park

When travelling the Overlanders Way, between Townsville and Mount Isa, the Jack Brown Lions Park at Richmond presents itself as a halfway stopover with a difference. Beautiful shade trees and lush green lawns make it the ideal break for travellers. Good clean toilet facilities are available, along with picnic tables and ample parking especially for [...]

Bush Tucker Garden

Situated on the banks of award winning Lake Fred Tritton this garden is a joint project involving the Richmond Shire Council as well as the local indigenous and non-indigenous community and the dedication of the CDEP workers. All plants are native to the region and are labelled with their traditional purposes, helping to promote the [...]

Ammonite Inn

The Ammonite Inn (Richmond, Queensland) is your place to stay on the Overlander’s Way. The Motel has a licensed restaurant ‘Rivers’, conference facilities and a swimming pool. There is spacious undercover parking and all rooms are air-conditioned. Your hosts Jamie and Gayle looks forward to providing you with first class service and an enjoyable stay.

Lakeview Caravan Park

The Richmond Lakeview Caravan Park is the clean, friendly outback park with the “million dollar view”. Richmond Lakeview Caravan Park overlooks Lake Fred Tritton and caters for tourists travelling the Overlander”s Way. Richmond is situated halfway between Townsville and Mount Isa. The caravan park caters for the touring public with clean amenities including disabled facilities [...]

Entrikens Pioneer Motel

Your hosts Robena and Neil Entriken invite you to enjoy their Country hospitality. The Motel is conveniently situated in the centre of Richmond, directly opposite a dinosaur fossil museum, and just a short walk to the shops and local tourist attractions. You will enjoy your stay in comfort in the family run motel. Air-conditioned rooms [...]

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