Tag: Moruya Museum

  • Museum Re-opening

    Museum Re-opening

    The Museum & Galleries NSW have approved the re-opening of NSW museums from 1 June.  The Committee has therefore decided to open the Moruya Museum from Wednesday 3 June. A reminder that the Museum will be open each Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 10.00 am to 12 Noon.  The Genealogy Research Room will be open […]

  • Seasons Greetings to all

    Seasons Greetings to all

    The Moruya District Historical Society extends greetings to all members, volunteers and supporters for Christmas 2019. The Society appreciates the support and interest of the local community and welcomes new members and supporters. The Museum will be open and our Genealogy office available for family history enquiries on the following dates in January. The Gene […]

  • Inside Our Collection – The Letter Book

    Inside Our Collection – The Letter Book

    Inside Our Collection – The Letter Book One of the most intriguing and fragile objects now on display in our current exhibition Milk – The River of Life is a letter copying book dating from 1881. The book is a hard bound volume with a tan leather spine that is inscribed “letter book” The book has […]

  • The Anzac Commemorative Medallion and Badge

    The Anzac Commemorative Medallion and Badge

    Also referred to as the Simpson and his donkey medal, the Anzac Commemorative Medallion was instituted 1967 under the government of Harold Holt. It was awarded to surviving members of the Australian forces who served on the Gallipoli Peninsula, or in direct support of the operations from close off shore, at any time during the […]