The Coalfields Heritage Group

The Sir Edgeworth David Memorial Museum


The Coalfield's Regional Museum was established in 1971 in an attempt to preserve the region's heritage.

These days visitors can inspect the 5,000 individual items on display which include -

  • household items
  • photographs
  • newspapers
  • maps
  • sporting items
  • mining items
  • farming items
  • military items
  • musical instruments
  • radios and televisions
  • Aboriginal artefacts
Museum exhibit - old washing dolly
Photo by Rosie Heritage