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Villages of the Heart

Share Your View WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE VILLAGE OF THE HEART? Villages of the Heart is a project that focuses on villages, past and...Continue reading

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The Way We Were: 1927 silent movie about Orange

See images of Dalton Brothers’s store, Dalton Flour Mill and Michael Dalton. Sunday 3 November and Sunday 10 November at Odeon Cinema, William Street...Continue reading

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An Irish Heritage: The Daltons of Orange

Find out more about Orange’s premier family at this major exhibition. Discover the story of their lives, their businesses in Orange and Sydney, their...Continue reading

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Significance Workshop

A workshop to assist museums to understand the significance of objects is being held on Saturday 21 September 2013, at the Small Arms Factory...Continue reading

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Villages of the Heart

Share Your View WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE VILLAGE OF THE HEART? Villages of the Heart is a project that focuses on villages, past and present, in the Orange, Cabonne and Blayney region. We’re capturing treasured stories through oral history and shared knowledge – linking the past and present – people, events and stories with the villages. As a part of this project we have developed a short survey, go online...Continue reading

Central NSW Museums

Visiting the museums and historic sites of the Orange, Cabonne, Blayney District provides an opportunity to experience the rural lifestyle of Australians at the time of Federation. Being able to see a 100 year old photo, farm machinery or tools used to craft the pioneer homes gives an appreciation of rural technology as well as the spirit of personal endeavour.

Explore the region through its Regional Museums Heritage Trail. Absorb the history and heritage of Australia’s colourful past.