Birdsville Museum Closes

Birdsville’s remarkable Working Museum closed last September. See

It housed an amazing and eclectic collection of all manner of machines and artifacts from Australia’s rural past, and was a “must see” item for visitors to Birdsville, one of Australia’s iconic Outback towns.

An article in New Matilda (  ponders the significance of this event. Are we at risk of forgetting about our pastoral history?


About dazzlerplus

Writing about the things that interest me helps me to discover what I think. One of my loves is the Australian Outback, and I travel out there often, and when possible take friends with me.
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