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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

Area Opening Hours


9:00am to 12.00pm Monday to Friday

Visitor Information Centre

9:00am to 4.00pm Monday to Sunday


Karumba Library and Visitor Information Centre

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

How to Contact Council


Phone: (07) 4745 2200
Facsimile: (07) 4745 1340

Office Hours

8:00am - 5:00pm Monday to Friday
Excluding Public Holidays and Christmas Holidays


Phone: (07) 4747 7555
Facsimile: (07) 4747 7566

Office Hours

8:00am - 12:00pm Monday to Friday
Excluding Public Holidays and Christmas Holidays

Email Address and Web Address


Postal Address

Chief Executive Officer
Carpentaria Shire Council
PO Box 31

After Hours and Emergency Contact Details

For all after-hours contacts, please call (07) 4745 2200.
This will direct you through to our After Hours Call Centre, and they will contact the On-Call Officer if necessary.


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