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Molong Historical Society 1965-2015; Celebrating 50 years

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Official Opening of the Dabee-Mudgee Stories Aboriginal Cultural Exhibition

It is at 1-00pm on Saturday 27th June at the Kandos Returned Services Community Club, with special guest, Djon Mundine.  The hosts are the...Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea at the Molong RSL to commemorate World War 1, part of the National Trust Heritage Festival

On Sunday, 24 May, Mary Mulhall of the Molong RSL Club’s Board, has organised an afternoon tea, at 2 pm to commemorate World War...Continue reading

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Orange Regional Museum

Building of the Orange Regional Museum continues rain, hail or shine.  Click here to check out the building works in progress Orange Regional MuseumContinue reading

Croagh Patrick

The Orange Patrician Brothers’ Monastery and Training College, to be known as Croagh Patrick College, was blessed and officially opened by Bishop Dunne last week. The building was formerly owned by Mr. Lane and Mrs. Hubbard, and was purchased by the Brothers at a total cost of £4600. It is a handsome building, with about 50 acres of ground. Bishop Dunne said that the object of the...Continue reading

Video gamers help ancient fish swim again at Canowindra

The Canowindra Grossi fossil was discovered in 1955 during road works near the town of Canowindra, half an hour west of Orange in central west New South Wales. It was a lobe-fined fish that had a fully developed nasal system and the find was significant; it was similar to other fossils found in the Northern Hemisphere but different enough to have been placed in its own family....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. Visit Orange Regional Museum website for more information.