Events

Apr
17
Sat
A Journey Through Art and Images – Showcasing Wollondilly Shire @ Wollondilly Heritage Centre & Museum
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – May 16 @ 3:00 pm

Saturday 17 April 10:00am12:00noon – Exhibition Opening
with Guest Speaker Gary Baker featuring the life and art of local artist Alan Baker (1914-1987)
Morning Tea will be served.
Four artists will have their work on display.
The Exhibition will be open until 3:00pm.

Saturday 17 April to 16 MayOur Heritage – Our Future
passport to historic art and images in the museum collection
Display of works from local students – A Moment in History

Sunday 16 MayStudent Awards
followed by activities using museum objects
Razorback by Alan Baker

 

WHC Heritage Week Poster

Preview the Exhibition

May
16
Sun
The Olden Days in Action @ Wollondilly Heritage Centre and Museum
May 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Bring the family to visit the Heritage Centre at 11:00am Sunday 16 May 2021 to try life like it was in the olden days.
This will be the conclusion of our Heritage Festival event.
You can church butter, wash with a mangle, grade apples, clean eggs (not real ones), pump water, use slate boards and paint a boomerang – to name a few activities available on the day.

There will be a short presentation at 11:00am for our children’s art competition winners, followed by the activities until 1:00pm.

Please RSVP to Bev on 0409 913 679 to help us with the organisation.
Water Carrying

Washing scrub

 

Washing Tub

Washing mangler

Ironing

Sep
4
Sat
History Week 2021 @ Online only
Sep 4 – Sep 12 all-day

History Week 2021: From the Ground Up
The Valley of Dispossession – The Journey of the land known as the Burragorang Valley

Use PAUSE if required on any slide.

Warning: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that this clip contains images of deceased persons.

History Week 2021

 

Apr
1
Fri
Wollondilly Seniors Festival @ Wollondilly Heritage Centre & Museum
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Free entry for Seniors to the Wollondilly Heritage Centre & Museum at The Oaks. Bookings are Essential

Book Here or Contact Community Projects Team 02 4677 9550 to register your attendance or use the QR code.

Seniors Festival 2022

Seniores Festival 2022

Apr
24
Sun
Burragorang Reunion @ Wollondilly Heritage Centre & Museum
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

See displays of Burragorang before the flooding when it was a community with farms, post offices, schools and guest houses. Get together with friends and view the photgraphic displays, archival material, B&W film footage, machinery and utensils that were part of daily life in Burragorang.

Tea and Coffee available
202204 Burragorang Valley Reunion

May
28
Sat
Truckies Re-Union @ Wollondilly Heritage Centre & Museum
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Family Day for all – anyone involved in coal transport, production and maintenance

Tea & Coffee available

Drinks & BBQ sausage sandwiches

Bookings preferred for catering

Truckies Reunion poster 2022