open hours and admission

Currently The Bunker is closed whilst we prepare our latest exciting offering: the National Holden Motor Museum. We hope to reopen early August so follow us on socials or check back in on this website to find out the opening date and activities.

The Bunker will be open from 10am to 4pm Wednesday to Sunday.

Admission Prices

We want you to enjoy the exhibits at The Bunker so we have kept admission prices low:

Adults - $10

Seniors & Pensions - $8

Children aged 6 to 18 - $6

Children under 6 years - Free

Families (up to four children) - $25


Things to See and Do

With its diverse offerings, The Bunker promises an unforgettable journey through art, history, and automotive excellence. Allow at least two hours to fully appreciate this extraordinary destination.

Step into the underground National Cartoon Gallery, a world class institution dedicated solely to the art of cartooning. As one of only twelve such gallery's worldwide, it boasts Australia’s largest collection of over 23,000 cartoons. Immerse yourself in ever changing exhibits, including the prestigious annual Australian Rotary Cartoon Awards.

Ascend to the National Holden Motor Museum, where automotive enthusiasts can marvel at a stunning array of over 25 meticulously preserved Holden vehicles. Each car tells a unique story complemented by an impressive collection of memorabilia that brings Australia’s automotive heritage to life.

The Bunker's rich history as a World War 2 underground communications centre adds another layer of intrigue. History buffs will be enthralled by the multimedia displays detailing its wartime significance.

For a moment of relaxation peruse the extensive collection of classic comic books and literature on cartooning and arts in the Bunker gallery.

Finally, on you way out don’t forget to pick up a unique memento from our gift shop.