Entries by Rebekah

Italian Long Lunch

Join us for an Italian Long Lunch in the beautiful grounds of the museum, on the 27th November 2021 commencing at 12 noon. Live music by Blue Train. 6 course long lunch with a glass of Prosecco. Bar available – NO BYO. $75 per head Bookings via trybooking: https://www.trybooking.com/BVDYS *Limited seats – bookings close Tuesday […]

Shed Meeting 14th Nov 21

Tim Fischers Working Machines Shed meetings will be held monthly starting Sunday 14th November 2021, 2-4pm.  Yackandandah Vintage engine club will be in attendance.  This meeting is a great opportunity to see engines running and will make for a great time for meet and greet of like minded gentlemen. A sample of the the shed […]

Work during Lockdown

Just a sneak peak at some of the happenings whilst we were in Lockdown.  Refurbishment of the Marge Wehner Gallery was the main focus.  Pictures were removed, cleaned and repaired.  Our Curator Chris, catalogued each and she is now working her way through items in the cases (photo). We received the gift of a Pianola […]

High Tea

Join us for an elegant Sunday afternoon High Tea. 24th October 2021 2pm – 4pm A glass of bubbles, a scrumptious array of hot and cold delicacies all in the beautiful grounds of the museum with live music. $45 per head $40 Concession Card Holders **To ensure Covid Safety requirements are met, as per NSW […]

Conditions of Entry

As part of our Covid-19 Safe Plan and condition of entry to the museum, we appreciate that all visitors follow the current NSW government regulations with regards to the wearing of masks and QR code sign in. We recognise that the government regulations change at times so checking updates via the NSW Government Health website […]

Shed Happenings

Over the last few months, the men have been very productive with tinkering in the Working Machine Shed. Each Wednesday the men gather to work on projects, and are starting to see the fruits of their labour paying off.  These things have included; Completely fitting rubber tread to the W 30 tractor, this will enable […]

Cinema at the Museum

Come along to a night of the Movies at the Museum SCREENING THE FILM – MAD DOG MORGAN Join in an evening of entertainment to watch this historic film based on the life of a bush ranger – Mad Dog Morgan. Few know that part of this film was shot within the museum. Much was […]

Around the Campfire

A night by the Campfire, Spit roast and camp-oven cooking with entertainment. Nothing beats an evening sitting around the dancing mesmerising flames of a campfire on a cool night. The museum is holding a family friendly evening of a campfire night, experience spit roast and good old fashion camp-oven cooking.  Costs include food, while beverages […]

Shed Blog

Happenings of the Working Machines Shed… JPM has been offered a Cyclops peddle car, same person has also donated the Plough discs which were the key to building movable fencing at the working shed. We have been also able to source some timber packaging, which may be very useful, should the museum wish to build […]

We made the paper.

Who would have known the effort that goes on behind the scenes….  We made the paper… “Margie Wehner has been waiting three years for the right materials to thatch the roof  of the old hay shed”, as explained in The Border Mail News article this week (March 11 2021).  Margie goes onto explain how a […]