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Tuesday, July 16, 2024

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Telstra have advised that their recent application...

Historical Happening

Kangaroo Valley Historical Society celebrates 70+ years Thank...

Community service at Salt Ministries

Every Thursday morning there’s a flurry of...

Historical Happening

Kangaroo Valley Historical Society celebrates 70+ years Thank you to the many people who joined us at the Village Hall on 11 November to celebrate...

Historical Snippets: two ranges, one as you enter and the other as you leave Kangaroo Valley

With the situation as it is with the road closures we have endured recently in and around Kangaroo Valley, let’s take a look at...

Historical Snippets

How Kangaroo Valley kicked up their feet at the Back to Kangaroo Valley Week in 1988 On Saturday 24 September there was a “Light Luncheon...

“Dinkum Dunnies” by the late Elsie Dewhurst

There’s some of us calls em “privies” Though in Potts Point or Vaucluse They refer to them genteelly In hushed accents just as “loos” They are made of...

The Walker Bridge

“How things were done in George Walker’s day”. The Walker Bridge, a beautiful and historic suspension bridge, was built in 1931 by George Walker,...

Historical Snippets

The True History of the Kangaroo Valley Historical Society Introduction At the meeting of the Kangaroo Valley Historical Society on 11 November 1986 the late Mrs....

Historical Snippets

The Old Kangaroo Valley Agriculture and Horticulture Showgrounds The Kangaroo Valley A & H Show was not held at Osborne Park until 1956. The ‘Town...

Historical Snippets – John Horbury Hunt

John Horbury Hunt designed many buildings in Kangaroo Valley: additions to Barrengarry House (1880), The Church of the Good Shepherd and Rectory (1871), and...

Kangaroo Valley Primary Producers Union

The following is an article from the Nowra News of 12 June 1968 concerning the Kangaroo Valley Primary Producer’s Union. The article is headed...

Kangaroo Valley Pioneer Village Museum

In 1965 the Kangaroo Valley Historical Society conceived the idea of having a museum on land where Charles Throsby camped on his pioneer journey...

James Hay Memorial Plaque

The James Hay Memorial Plaque was gifted by the Kangaroo Valley community and placed in the Presbyterian Church in Kangaroo Valley. This was reported...

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