Temora Rural Museum, Temora

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This massive site tells the story of the development of rural Australia through a vast collection of original buildings and exhibits.

Discover the indigenous heritage of Temora, the evolution of agricultural settlement, the impact of the gold rush and the war years, and how the rural lifestyle has changed with technology. Also housing Sir Donald Bradman's first home, the Temora Ambulance Museum, and the Temora Rock and Mineral museum, lifestyle and textile displays and a working collection of farm machinery and engines; there is more to see than you can squeeze into one day.

Don't miss the Annual Exhibition held on 2nd Saturday of March each year.
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  • A visit to the museum was a look into our past history. A pleasant day out with lots of things to see.  more »
  • What a credit to the local community. This museum covers one and a half hectares including farming, ambulances,firefighting,Don Bradmans cottage etc. Set-up and run by a dedicated group of volunteers  more »
  • Wow, this museum is amazing. At least a couple of hours needed to check out all the outbuildings. Everything on display is so well maintained. Everything neat and clean. Congratulations to everyone in...  more »
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  • The Temora Rural Museum is a snapshot of the best out of yesteryear. It covers nearly all facets of life from an earlier time - exhibits range from antique household goods, fine china and clothing through to 'hit-and-miss' stationary engines, tractors, farm implements, fire engines, and ambulances. There are also various workshops such as a blacksmith, a machine shop and a shearing shed. Large exhibits include Bradman's cottage, flour mill machinery, and a print shop. Other exhibits include a gold mine battery stamper and mineshaft cage. And don't forget the extensive rock and mineral collection. At $10 for an adult, its a bargain.
  • Awesome museum. So much to see. Give yourself at least a couple of hours to wander and reminisce. The history in this museum is amazing. Congratulations to all who have donated/lent items and to all the ladies and gentlemen who maintain this excellent museum.
  • Excellent range of history from the area also has an unusual display of rocks and minerals. The outdoor area has an Ambulance and fire items display, so much to see the man shed is a treat a must visit if in Tamora
  • Had a fabulous time though went Anzac day, historical place, its full of historical artifacts from 1800's go early, take your time for a massive historical overdose!! I must visit again to emerse in Australian life in the 1800's
  • Been here a few times, new (old) stuff all the time, great blokey place

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