Dungog Museum

The Dungog Historical Society was formed in 1963 and since 1968 has operated a museum in the heritage-listed former School of Arts building. The purpose of the museum is the collecting, preserving and interpreting of local heritage for everyone. The society aims to promote local history - including family history and the museum collection - to the local community and the general public. They can assistance with research enquiries in person or by correspondence.

The collection reflects the area's rural history, including dairying, the timber industry, and local manufacturing including items from Wade's Cornflour Mill Dungog. Domestic items include household items and a photographic collection. Items that grandmother used for the daily running of the house, dentist equipment for pulling teeth, medical items, known Dungog citizen's stories, and history. Horse drawn carts and buggies and shop items are also on display.

The Museum offers guided street walks for small groups and guided coach tours around town. The details, prices and contact information etc are on the Museum's website. Bookings essential.

For more information: http://www.dungogmuseum.com.au

Nearby events

  1. Gresford Campdraft and Rodeo

    Friday 24 August 2018 to Saturday 25 August 2018 , Dungog

    Don't miss the Gresford Junior Rodeo. Rodeo is made up a wide range of events that test competitors in every way, so come and experience the fast moving action and skill of a professional rodeo competition at the Gresford Campdraft and Rod…

    24 Aug - 25 Aug
  2. Dungog Local Growers Stall

    Saturday 25 August 2018 to Saturday 29 December 2018 , Dungog

    The Local Growers Stall brings you fresh produce grown by local farmers, market gardeners and back yard growers. Every week you will find different, super-fresh vegetables, fruit, herbs, cut flowers, honey, eggs, and seedlings. Much of …

    25 Aug - 29 Dec
  3. Clarence Town Markets

    Saturday 25 August 2018 to Saturday 24 November 2018 , Dungog

    The markets are located in the grounds of the Bowling Sport and Recreation Club in a beautiful little country town and they love seeing people come to visit. There are an average of 30 stalls per month, with a huge variety of stall holders.…

    25 Aug - 24 Nov