Slim Dusty Museum


As you stroll through the museum, learn about the incredible lives of Slim and Joy through personal items and images from the Kirkpatrick’s own family archive, as well as contributions from fans and friends all over the world.  

Visually rich and astonishingly varied, the display offers insights into the amazing adventures of Slim, Joy and their family and mates, touring the towns and villages of Australia’s outback. You can get a close-up look at the famous car, ‘Old Purple’ and Slim and Joy’s last touring caravan.  

Personal possessions, including Slim’s iconic Akubra hat collection, is showcased alongside awe-inspiring costumes. View Slim, Joy and Anne’s extensive range of Golden Guitar awards, and take in the full gallery wall of the iconic golden and platinum records.  

A ticket for the Slim Dusty museum includes an all-day pass and an insightful museum introduction by one of our knowledgeable staff members. Come in and experience the incredible lives of Slim, Joy and all those by their side. 

Museum Entry Prices:

Adult: $23.50 

Concession: $18.50  

Child (5 yrs. or above): $9.50 

Family (2 adults, 2 children): $54.50 

Group (15+): $16.50pp

Group Booking Packages: 

We are pleased to offer a range of museum entry and catering packages for group tour and school group bookings of 15+. For more information, please click here. 

Concession card: 

We accept seniors, pensions, student, and health care cards.  

Companion Card: 

We are pleased to support the Companion Card Program. Please ensure that you have your companion card available to present to our team when purchasing your ticket.  For more information on the companion card program please visit: Companion Card | NSW Government

Gift Vouchers: 

Gift vouchers are available for purchase and can be used for museum entry or in the gift shop (not available for use in the Cafe). You can purchase your gift voucher over the phone or in person at the centre. Gift vouchers subject to standard terms and conditions of sale.