Charlton Golden Grains Museum Inc

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1 High Street, Charlton Victoria 3525
Contact Name
Carolyn Olive, Secretary & Curator

Located in the former Mechanics Institute building (1882), the Charlton Golden Grains Museum showcases a diverse collection of over 3000 artefacts and photographs from Charlton’s early pioneer days through to today.

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Old Courthouse, 38 High Street, Wycheproof, Vic 3527 23.79 km

Situated in the recently renovated Old Court House, the Society aims to collect and preserve historical artefacts, documents, photos, family histories, buildings, anecdotes and all items of historical interest to the town and district as well as to give access to all interested people. The Society has a collection of around 1200-1500 photos depicting the town and district.

Suburbs or towns: Wycheproof

HAVE YOU ANY OLD PHOTOS
The Historical Society is always looking for photos of Wycheproof & District at any point in time, Local Events, Farming Practices, Sporting & Local Identities, and Railways.

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Russell Bedggood, Treasurer
26 High Street Wedderburn VIC 3518 Australia 29.37 km

Wedderburn is is located 225 km north west of Bendigo and within the Loddon Shire. We have over 33,000 digitised records in our database covering Wedderburn and surrounding towns within the shire. Our digital records include over 100 audio tapes of past presentations given by locals talking about their early years in the district. Selected records and documents can be copied to a USB memory stick for visitors to take away with them. Further digitizing will continue throughout 2020.

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Alan Mulraney
56 Woods Street Donald VIC 3480 Australia 34.77 km
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Donald History & Natural History Group
Godfrey Street, Boort 3537 37.73 km

Situated in the Old Court House built in 1890, the Boort Museum – Historical Society specialises in family histories with many photographs, and the preservation of historical documents and artifacts.

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Mrs Jennie Weaver
PO Box 75 St Arnaud Vic 3478 Australia 39.5 km
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Margaret Fyffe
94 Quambatook Road, Nullawil 3529 48.01 km
03 5493 527003 5493 5270

The object of our Society is to foster historical interest and knowledge, particularly but not exclusively of the Nullawil District, and to compile and record Nullawil’s history. Also to restore and display machinery and photos of the area, and to keep records of schools and townships in the area.

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Barry James, Treasurer
2 Cumming Avenue, Birchip 49.88 km

Birchip Historical Museum – a museum in a former courthouse, with small farming artefacts, domestic and household utensils, sport, music and leisure items, war memorials, family research, newspaper and photo archives.

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Dorothy Reid, Secretary
Old Courthouse, 91 Southey Street, Inglewood 3517 57.8 km

Collects and records local history of Inglewood district. Have several local history publications for sale. Research early district pioneers for a fee. Hold court re-enactments for tourists and locals by arrangement.

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Murray Baud- Treasurer
PO Box 5243 Tarnagulla VIC 3551 Australia 70.16 km
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Tarnagulla & District History Group
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49 Main Street, Minyip, Vic 3392 71.52 km

The society collects and preserves documentary material relevant to Minyip and District such as photographs, maps, diaries, written collections, journals, minute books and documented family histories.

Contact Name
Shirley Smith, Secretary

The Society operates a Museum which is open on Sundays from 2pm to 4pm, and Tuesdays 10 am to 4 pm. Collection and display of historical items of interest and documents, photos, family history.

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Helen Stevens, Secretary
39 High Street, Navarre, Vic. 3384 73.4 km

To develop collections of items and articles of significance to Navarre and genelogies of people.

Contact Name
Joan Austerberry
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75 Broadway, Dunolly 3472 74.32 km

A collection of photographs, firearms, gold nugget replicas and local history with a genealogy research section.

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Rachel Buckley, Secretary
93 Cromie Street Rupanyup Vic 3388 Australia 76.14 km
Contact Name
Helen Uhe
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17 Museum Drive, Kerang VIC, Australia 77.89 km

The Kerang museum shows a social and agricultural history of the area. Excellent display of Koondrook tramway history.

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Sandra Wesblade, Secretary
20 Haig St, Mitiamo VIC 3573 79.57 km

Research centre for local families, minute books for clubs and associations, local newspapers. Preservation and recovery of local history of families, communities, organizations, schoole etc. within the boundaries of the old Shire of East Loddon.

Contact Name
John Davidson-President
77 McKinlay St, Landsborough 3384 84.28 km

The Society aims to collect, restore and maintain the memorabilia and records of the old gold mining town of Landsborough, founded in 1862 and named in honour of William Landsborough the explorer, the township still contains many reminders of its busy past. These include the 1862 lock-up, the 1901 Mounted Police stables, and a 130 year old school, all of which are cared for by the Historical Group.

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Diane Western, Treasurer/Secretary
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81 Scott St, Warracknabeal VIC 3393, Australia 85.46 km

Warracknabeal & District Historical Society is dedicated to promoting and preserving the history of the region. They also maintain two museums and operate a second hand shop.

The two Museums are:
Wheatlands Warracknabeal Agricultural Machinery Museum – housing machinery mainly used for grain production with in Victoria’s grain belt. It is located on the Henty Highway at Warracknabeal.

Historical Centre – in the original State Bank of Victoria, housing the Banking Chamber as it was in the 1970’s when it was closed. Also domestic items from the local area, set up as a house. Also local records such as Cemetery records, and the local newspaper. Located at 81 Scott St, Warracknabeal VIC 3393

The Secondhand shop is the Wheatlands Warehouse located at 8-14 Scott St, Warracknabeal VIC 3393

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1 Comyn Street, Murtoa VIC 3390, Australia 87.51 km

Large museum, history centre, memorabilia, wedding dresses, huge taxidermy collection, video presentations. Open Sundays 2-5 & by appointment day or night.

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Kendra Clegg, Secretary
PO Box 1 Woomelang VIC 3485 Australia 89.31 km
Contact Name
Gwen Michael
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