Education

Photo of Poppet-head, steps leading to Stamper

Poppet-head, with steps leading to Stamper

Bookings are essential for all education programs – it is recommend that you book in advance.

To initiate a booking, please contact Council’s Museum and Heritage Coordinator on

0448128170 or Email arussell@orange.nsw.gov.au or museum@orange.nsw.gov.au

 

Video resources

History and overview of the Gold Trails:  http://www.goldtrails.com.au/visit.html

History and heritage breakout: http://www.goldtrails.com.au/home.html

Bushranger breakout: http://www.goldtrails.com.au/html_files/understand/stealing-gold.html

Chinese breakout: http://www.goldtrails.com.au/html_files/understand/Chinese-heritage.html

Gold Discovery

The Lucknow goldfield was discovered in 1851. The Wentworth Main Mine is located on the eastern side of Lucknow village. Visit this historic minng site, take a walking tour around the site and see the relics of past mining heritage and continue with tour of Lucknow historic village.