Past exhibitions

The Butterfly Man of Kuranda
04 September 2010 - 13 February 2011
A breathtaking look at the art and science of collecting. Take the opportunity to view some of our most prized insect collections. Their extraordinary arrangements of colour and form will amaze you as they have past generations of Queenslanders.
The Butterfly Man of Kuranda
Our Water
12 February 2011 - 26 April 2011
If you were in control of Australia’s water, how would you use it? With hands-on exhibits, Our Water challenges visitors to investigate water from an urban, agricultural, industrial and environmental perspective.
Our Water
Artisans' Challenge
18 February 2011 - 13 March 2011
An exhibition of beautiful and unique hand-made pieces created by Cobb+Co Museum's resident artisans
Artisans' Challenge
Queensland Dragon: Chinese in the North and on the Darling Downs - Ends Sunday
19 March 2011 - 14 August 2011
Queensland Dragon: Chinese in the North documents the early contribution of Chinese migrants from the 1870's during the Palmer River Gold Rush in North Queensland through to their contribution to Australia's wartime efforts in the 1940's. Ends Sunday 14 August 2011.
Queensland Dragon: Chinese in the North and on the Darling Downs - Ends Sunday
Queensland in a New Century - the Photos of A E Roberts (jnr)
01 May 2011 - 30 September 2011
A selection of stunning images from the Queensland Museum's Roberts Collection is now on display at Cobb+Co Museum
Queensland in a New Century - the Photos of A E Roberts (jnr)
Museum of Australian Army Flying
09 June 2011 - 10 July 2011
Museum of Australian Army Flying at Cobb+Co Museum as part of the Heritage Treasures Project.
Museum of Australian Army Flying
150 Years of Toowoomba Through The Chronicle Lens
21 October 2011 - 03 January 2012
Celebrating 150 years of Toowoomba's own newspaper, The Chronicle
150 Years of Toowoomba Through The Chronicle Lens
Toowoomba Never Floods
11 January 2012 - 03 June 2012
Toowoomba never floods - it's on top of the range - yet the city did flood on 10 January 2011
Toowoomba Never Floods
Artisans' Challenge Exhibition
04 February 2012 - 26 February 2012
Stunning exhibition of 16 world class pieces created by Cobb+Co Museum's resident Artisans
Artisans' Challenge Exhibition
Colours of the Country II
04 February 2012 - 18 March 2012
A collection of beanies from the Alice Springs Beanie Festival
Colours of the Country II
Artisans' Challenge Exhibition
04 February 2012 - 26 February 2012
Stunning exhibition of 16 world class pieces created by Cobb+Co Museum's resident Artisans
Artisans' Challenge Exhibition
Desert Psychedelic: Jimmy Pike
25 March 2012 - 07 May 2012
The dynamic, exciting and groundbreaking designs of artist Jimmy Pike
Desert Psychedelic: Jimmy Pike
Faith Family Food: From Lebanon to Toowoomba
25 March 2012 - 19 August 2012
Cobb+Co Museum celebrates Harmony Day with stories of faith, family and food from Lebanon to Toowoomba.
Faith Family Food: From Lebanon to Toowoomba
A Conversation with the Past
18 May 2012 - 25 March 2013
The second exhibition from Queensland Museum’s collection of glass plate negatives by former Ipswich coachbuilder A. E. (Bert) Roberts
A Conversation with the Past
Feature Artisan - Cecile Arndt
19 May 2012 - 11 June 2012
Showcasing innovative artisans
Feature Artisan - Cecile Arndt
Tinsmith: An Ordinary Romance
15 September 2012 - 11 November 2012
The romance of tinsmithing of yesterday, interpreted for today
Tinsmith: An Ordinary Romance
What do you collect?
02 December 2012 - 28 February 2013
Check out the weird and wonderful things people collect.
What do you collect?
Kaleidoscope of Celebrations
25 March 2013 - 01 September 2013
Get a taste of some Indian, Korean and Finnish celebrations
Kaleidoscope of Celebrations
Ludwig Leichhardt, Explorer and Naturalist
20 July 2013 - 18 August 2013
Come and see Ludwig Leichhardt's trunk
Ludwig Leichhardt, Explorer and Naturalist
Artisans' Challenge
14 September 2013 - 10 November 2013
Artisans celebrate The Great Outdoors
Artisans' Challenge
Icons on Icons: A lifetime of living with the camera
23 November 2013 - 27 January 2014
Local award winning and internationally recognised photographers share their images and stories
Icons on Icons: A lifetime of living with the camera
Shell-Shocked: Australia after Armistice
31 January 2014 - 06 May 2014
National Archives exhibition that explores a young nation's struggle with the effects of World War I
Shell-Shocked: Australia after Armistice
Artisans' Challenge
07 April 2014 - 28 April 2014
Artisans' Challenge
Evolution of Racing Cycles
17 May 2014 - 09 June 2014
Evolution of Racing Cycles
Red Dirt and Grass Stains
23 May 2014 - 21 December 2014
Red Dirt and Grass Stains
The Beatles 1964 Australian Tour
13 June 2014 - 08 February 2015
The Beatles changed Australian culture forever
The Beatles 1964 Australian Tour
One Man's Mistakes
26 February 2015 - 12 July 2015
Photographic exhibition of Australian legend RM Williams
One Man's Mistakes
Horse in War
18 March 2015 - 06 December 2015
Poignant new exhibition on the sacrifice, bravery and mateship of the Queensland soldier and his horse.
Horse in War
Photographic Tribute to Anzac Day
20 April 2015 - 17 May 2015
For the past 30 years, members of the Toowoomba Photographic Society have been photographing Anzac Day marches. These are some of those images.
Photographic Tribute to Anzac Day
Racing Cycles Through the Ages
18 May 2015 - 30 May 2015
Collection of racing cycles from 1930 to 2008, in conjunction with Cycle Fest Toowoomba
Racing Cycles Through the Ages
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