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The Big Rig, Roma

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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.
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  • the big rig is located on the main highway just outside of town. It provides a good overview of the oil mining history for the Roma area. not that expensive to see and you could spend a good hour or m...  more »
  • Learnt heaps about the gas industry and early struggles. Very enjoyable and informative. The information centre is at the same place, very helpful  more »
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  • 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.

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