The Big Rig presents

A Day at the Big Rig

@ The Big Rig

Ticket Options

Family Pass

Family Pass for 2 Adults & 3 Children



Children (12 years and under)

Choose the number of tickets and click "register". You'll pay for them on the next screen.


Learn about the trials and tribulations that our pioneers endured whilst trying to strike it rich with Roma oil, and let our experienced “Roma Rigger” guides share the crude stories and gritty details of an industry that history almost forgot. Drill deeper into the stories and characters, stand beneath the rigs and gain an understanding of the hope, ingenuity and mateship that shaped the Australian oil, gas and energy industry.


  • All day entry into the Oil Patch Museum
  • Entry to the Peter Keegan Oil and Gas Museum and Theatre
  • See the rigs and machinery from 1900 to modern day industry
  • “Roma Rigger” Guided Tour of The Oil Patch
  • Up close and personal experience to ask questions and learn more
  • Hear untold stories and secrets
  • First hand insight into the modern industry

Departs: 2pm every week day, excludes public holidays

Duration: 60 minutes Guided Tour and 50 minutes to explore the museum

Max Number: Approx 20

A Day at the Big Rig

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Welcome to the Big Rig, Roma!

Did you know that Roma is the first place in Australia where natural gas was discovered?

Catering for all ages, The Big Rig at Roma, QLD, takes visitors on a thoroughly entertaining journey through time.

From Australia’s first discovery of petroleum, through the boom and bust years of oil and gas exploration and on to today’s multibillion-dollar industry.

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