Visitor Information Centres & Libraries

Karumba Library

Karumba Library is located at 154 Walker Street Karumba. Our little library is part of Rural Libraries Queensland, which gives you access to over 300 000 books available through our catalogue. Being part of 27 other shires gives our library access to so much more. Once you are a member there is free talking books and e-books, search your family tree, Trove and many many more.  To find out more either drop into the centre or go online to

Phone: (07) 4747 7522
Fax: (07) 4745 9701

Opening Hours
9:00am to 1:00pm Monday to Friday
9:00am to 12:30pm Tuesday and Thursday


Karumba Visitor Information Centre

Karumba Visitor Information Centre is located at the Les Wilson Barramundi Discovery Centre, Yappar Street Karumba. We have local brochures, and information that covers Townsville to Cooktown, Townsville to Mt Isa, the lovely Atherton Tablelands and along the Savannah way to Karumba and Karumba to Winton.

Phone: (07) 4745 9359

Opening Hours
9:00am to 5pm Monday to Friday
9:00am to 4:00pm Saturday and Sunday

Normanton Library and Visitor Information Centre

Come into the Normanton Visitor Information Centre in the historic Burns Philp Building, located on the corner of Landsborough & Caroline Streets, where you can enjoy a cup of tea or coffee, a cool drink and talk to the friendly staff. You might like to purchase a small souvenir and browse Normanton's attractions and history. The Visitor Information Centre houses the Heritage Centre as well and has displays featuring flood photos of Normanton, pioneers and explorers, wildlife displays and historical artefacts.

Phone: (07) 4747 8444
Fax: (07) 4745 1072

Season Opening Hours

1st April to 30th September

9:00am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday
10:00am to 3:00pm Saturday and Sunday

1st October to 31st March

9:00am to 1:00pm Monday to Friday
9.00am to 12.00pm Saturday
Closed Sunday