Heritage, Arts & Culture
Beenleigh Historical Village and Museum (BHV&M) takes you on a journey of years gone by. This collection of our heritage organised as a village is dedicated to preserving the cultural legacy of the old Beenleigh region for current and future generations. A popular tourist destination for school students, families and seniors tours, the Beenleigh Historical Village features early Australia. . .
Chung Tian Temple was constructed using traditional Chinese architecture in 1992. Surrounded by nature, the Temple provides a peaceful and culturally beautiful venue for the community to celebrate their multicultural diversity and multi-faith harmony through Humanistic Buddhism. School and visitor tours are conducted and you are invited to explore the grounds which are filled with wildlife. The. . .
The Logan Art Gallery is a welcoming, contemporary space showcasing local artists and high profile touring exhibitions from Queensland and interstate galleries. Exhibitions change every six weeks. The gallery hosts workshops for all ages throughout the year, including for youngsters during school holidays. You’ll also find a stunning range of handmade gifts, collectibles, ceramic works, jewellery. . .
Make sure you visit the beautiful little village that is Logan Village. Its museum and their wonderful volunteers are very keen to preserve the 150 plus years of local history and share the many stories that it includes. Their work is centred on an area that is triangulated by Tamborine, Jimboomba to Waterford with Logan Village at its centre. There are still many of the Pioneer Families who are. . .
Nestled on a hill among giant mango trees, this colonial house museum offers a chance to experience a unique part of Logan’s heritage. The cottage, originally built in 1887, remains intact as an example of early European settlement. The property includes the original slab hut, cowbells, barn and cream shed.