Trip Planner:   Australia  /  Queensland  /  Roma  /  The Big Rig

The Big Rig, Roma

#1 of 9 in Things to do in Roma
The Roma Big Rig and Visitor Information provides professional visitor services and the Oil Patch and Night Show give you an insight into the history of the oil and gas industry in Australia. Open seven days a week, 9am-4pm, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
The Big Rig is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Roma Edition.
Create an itinerary including The Big Rig
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
The Big Rig Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
145 reviews
  • We visited with two children (8 and 10), and learned a lot about gas and oil production, in the context of the Roma region. Our visit took about 90min, as there’s quite a lot to look at and read. The ...  more »
  • This is a well set out Centre that tells the story of local Gas and Oil industry. The guided tour is conducted by well informed people. There is some very old machinery and more modern technology. Ver...  more »
  • We saw the night show and it is a short movie/theater presentation about the history of Roma. Comprehensive and engaging story and some unexpected details about the involvement of USA.
  • Old stuff to look at. Wild emus cross the road out the front from time to time.

Plan your trip to Roma

  • Get a personalised plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customise it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best activities
    and find special offers
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Roma

Duration: 30​min
Duration: 30​min
Duration: 30​min
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Side trips from Roma

Duration: 2​h 30​min
Duration: 1​h 30​min
Duration: 1​h