Tag: museum

Museum: Now Boarding

The Mount Gambier Aviation Museum has taken up an online presence, officially launching its website on Tuesday.
As the museum prepares to take flight at...

Museum flight plan

Plans for an aviation museum in Mount Gambier are progressing, with local councillors receiving an update about the project last night.
Mount Gambier Regional Airport...

Museum houses murder mystery

The ever-popular Murder Melodrama in the Millicent National Trust Museum will be staged on Saturday night.
The seventh such annual production has a record number...

Museum melodrama casting call

Acasting call for the seventh annual “Murder in the Millicent Museum Melodrama” will soon take place.
Producer Chris Hollingsworth said all that are interested in...

Jetty upgrades completed

Upgrade works on the Beachport and Southend jetties have been completed by the Department for Infrastructure and Transport to ensure their long-term structural integrity...

Historic building upgrades on hold

The National Trust will not agree to a Wattle Range Council request to contribute at least $250,000 of its own funds to replace two...

Heritage showcased

There was plenty of activity at the Millicent National Trust Museum last Sunday for its annual Heritage Day which coincided with the school holidays...

Museum funds boosted

ABeachport museum has received a boost to commemorate connection to World War II. Federal Member for Barker Tony Pasin visited the Beachport Old Wool and...

Festival fun for all ages

Millicent’s Geltwood Festival will return in October with the program now announced. The annual Geltwood Festival returns to Millicent next month and with plenty of...

Vice-regal link for collection addition

The latest addition to the horse-drawn vehicle collection at the Millicent National Trust Museum has definite vice-regal connections. A 111-year-old harness was donated by Adelaide...

Cast called for mystery melodrama

The cast and crew and script have been finalised for the annual “Murder at the Museum” melodrama in Millicent next month. To be staged at...

Murder mystery plan in pipeline

Planning for a murder melodrama gets under way in Millicent tonight. It’s all systems go for next year’s ever-popular Murder at the Museum. Organiser Chris Hollingsworth...

Full steam ahead for station restoration

Ahistoric local railway station is the recent recipient of a $1000 donation from the Kalangadoo Farmers’ Market committee. Former stationmaster and honorary curator Peter Savage...

Museum ‘green light’

Members of the Millicent National Trust Museum are hopeful of new facilities being erected in the coming 12 months. Wattle Range Council has given the...

Aviation museum plan ‘takes flight’ in region

Expressions of interest are being called to establish a community working group to assist with the implementation of a museum and heritage precinct at...