The Riversleigh Fossil Centre at Outback at Isa educates and interprets
for visitors the fossils extracted from the
nearby Riversleigh Fossil
. Now a World Heritage Area, the fossils fields are home to
one of the most significant and exciting fossil deposits in the
These finds have been depicted as dioramas and exhibited in an
authentic setting to illustrate the unique discoveries in one of the
world's richest fossil fields. Unlike many other fossil deposits, the
Riversleigh fossils are not just a snapshot in time, but a window on
the development of early mammal megafauna over the past 30
The Riversleigh Fossil Centre is unique among centres offering 'fossil
tourism'. The Riversleigh fossil deposit is the richest and one of the
most important fossil fields in Australia.
Family: $33.00 (2 adults + 2 children)
Free for Locals
Group Prices available
Opening Times: 8.30am - 5.00pm daily.
(Closed Christmas Day, New Years Day, Good Friday and associated
Riversleigh Fossil Centre Laboratory Tour
Fossil enthusiast, Alan provides tours through the laboratory, showing
how specimens are sorted and cleaned and fossils extracted.
Admission (in addition to above admission)
Family: $10.00 (2 adults + 2 children)