Category: Exhibit

  • Moruya Stories

    Moruya Stories

    Moruya Stories uses items from the Museum’s collection and oral histories it brings to light the fascinating characters and places that have made Moruya a unique community. The exhibition traces the history of Moruya through the people and businesses that have shaped the community over time such as Mylott’s Bakery, Emmott’s store, and Dr Boot. […]

  • The Stonemason’s Lathe

    The Stonemason’s Lathe

    The Abernethy Stonemason’s Lathe is a rare surviving piece of Victorian-era machinery, possibly unique outside Europe. It now resides in a purpose-built shed next to the Moruya Museum, after being added to the NSW State Heritage Register on 2 April 1999. This is a story of a unique example of 19th century technology, and a […]

  • Remembrance Room

    Remembrance Room

    Located upstairs in the Moruya Museum, this exhibition features a fascinating range of objects from small personal items – like a cake tin, a darned sock, a pocket knife and an Anzac memorial teatowel – to more obvious  military memorabilia such as uniforms, medals and a model of the Burrewarra Point WW2 radar station.  Each […]