Category Archives: Local News

Golden Wattle

Golden wattle in August and September it is now in full bloom and is great to see. While in Rushworth visit the Museum entry is a gold coin donation Hour are every Saturday 11am to 1pm and Sunday 11am to … Continue reading

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Rushworth Mechanics Institute

On Saturday morning 10th May at 11AM at the Old Mechanics Institute Building in High Street a plaque was unveiled recognize 100 years this grand old building has served the Residents of Rushworth and District. In 2003 the Mechanics Institute … Continue reading

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Geyle Family Reunion

<The descents of William Cornish Geyle all gathered in Rushworth on the 21st of September 2013 for a Geyle Family Reunion, they also celebrated the 80th birthday of Leila Robinson. The Rushworth Museum welcomed a large number of Geyle family … Continue reading

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Recollection Day

The Rushworth P-12 Youth Empowerment Program, in conjuction with the Rushworth and District Historical and Preservation Society will be holding this “Recollection day” .Youth Empowerment studenta are currently working with Tracey Bons and Natalie Coton From the Rushworth Museum to … Continue reading

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Old Axe Stand

This old revolving axe- stand is just one of the many item on display in the Rushworth  museum.It was made and invented by Eric O. Ristrom who took out the patient for its design. This Axe-stand  was once use to display … Continue reading

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Interesting Year ahead for Rushworth Museum

Rushworth Museum has an interesting year ahead in 2013 The Rushworth Historical society has been presented with a grant from the Shire of Campaspe, This substantial sum will pay for the resurfacing and general renovating the historical machinery compound at … Continue reading

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The Rushworth Wizard

The Rushworth Wizard now has got a new set of boots Our thanks go to our Graeme Howard for financing the cost to have this work carried out it is greatly appreciated by all members. All the wheels had to … Continue reading

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