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explore the rich
history of australia’s
most iconic spread

The Cyril Callister museum in Beaufort pulls back
the curtain on the unique and vibrant history of Vegemite.

visit the museum

turn your students
into happy
little vegemites

Our Happy Little Vegemites school program is a great
way to teach students about the history of Vegemite
and get creative with vegemite artworks.

info for schools

learn the story
of the man who
invented vegemite

The true story of the man who invented an Australian
icon, Vegemite is a great read by Jamie Callister,
described by the Sydney Morning Herald as ‘A great yarn’

get your copy





Jamie Callister


Latest news



Over the last few months, we’ve been rolling out the The Happy Schools Program. It’s a fun and interactive incursion designed for primary school students that meets the Australian curriculum...

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Over Toast #5: March 2024

Over Toast #5: March 2024

With Easter fast approaching, we at the Cyril Callister Museum are gearing up for another busy couple of weeks. 2024 has started off with a big bang! Much like the success of my breakfast – a...

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A new year begins

A new year begins

Happy New Year 2024 has started and the Chinese New Year will be here soon also 10th February its The Year of the Dragon 2024 and it is projected to bring prosperity and good fortune. Whilst I am...

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Meet the Volunteers

Meet the Volunteers

Meet Sharn Oxlade and Rosalie Lomas, volunteers at the Cyril Callister Museum, home of inventor Cyril Callister and all things Vegemite, in Beaufort, Victoria. Sharn, a hairdresser and Cert 2 school...

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visit the museum

Cyril Callister Museum — Beaufort, Victoria

Find the Cyril Callister Museum at servo@23, an old petrol station which has been repurposed as a community arts, events and creative co-working space.

Address: 23 Neill St, Beaufort
10am–2pm Tuesday–Sunday.
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The Cyril Callister Museum makes its home in Beaufort, a heritage town close to nearby Chute where Cyril Callister, the man who invented Vegemite, and his siblings were raised.
The Cyril Callister Museum educates locals and visitors about the life, work and legacy of Cyril Callister. It celebrates all things Vegemite and hosts tours, speakers and events with a portion of the proceeds returned to the Cyril Callister Foundation scholarship program.

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