Pioneer Cottage Buderim. Photo courtesy of Sunshine Coast Council.

Pioneer Cottage Buderim

The Pioneer Cottage Buderim is one of the oldest surviving residences on Buderim Mountain and is important for demonstrating early agricultural development and the success of the sugar and timber industries in the area.

Useful information

5 Ballinger Crescent, Buderim, QLD


Accessible toilets
Guided tours by request

Opening hours

Monday11am – 3pm
Tuesday11am – 3pm
Wednesday11am – 3pm
Thursday11am – 3pm
Friday11am – 3pm
Saturday11am – 3pm

More information about Pioneer Cottage Buderim

The Buderim Pioneer Cottage was constructed c.1882 for John Kerle Burnett and his family who were early settlers of Buderim Mountain.

In recognition of its historical significance, the Cottage was gifted to the Buderim community by Ms Sybil Vise in 1965. Pioneer Cottage was listed on the register of the Queensland National Trust and the National Heritage in 1982. It is managed by the Buderim Historical Society on behalf of the Buderim War Memorial Community Association.

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