Community Community

Jan Eckford Centre
Newly refurbished in 2017, the Jan Eckford Centre is a creative space that includes an art gallery and workshop area for activities for both adults and children. The area includes a small kitchenette and tv facilities. The Jan Eckford Centre is located on Julia St in Julia Creek, behind the Julia Creek Civic Centre. The facility is available for hire - please contact Council's Administration Office to check date availability.

Cultural Workshop
The Cultural Workshop is a large shed for all messy craft activities such as pottery and mosaics. The Cultural Workshop is located on Julia St in Julia Creek, next to the Jan Eckford Centre.

Opera House
The Opera House showcases a large historical photo gallery of the life and times of Julia Creek and McKinlay Shire spanning the last 100 years. The Opera House opened on the same day as the Sydney Opera House. The Opera House is open Monday – Friday and is located on Julia St in Julia Creek, next to the Cultural Workshop.

Crafty Old School House
The Crafty Old School House is a community facility located in Wylde St, McKinlay. The Crafty Old School House is utilised for community meetings and activities and includes a kitchenette. The facility is available for hire - please contact Wendy Brodie brobuck@bigpond.com for bookings.