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Upper Yarra Museum Yarra Junction, Victoria

Upper Yarra Museum:
Relaunched and restored 1888 Heritage station, April 2013. New exhibitions in the station and annex. Displays of the timber industry, tramways, trains, gold, farming in the external sheds and grounds. Upper Yarra Museum blacksmith group demonstrate their skills every Wednesday and Sunday.

Contact Information

location
Old Railway Station 2415C Warburton Highway Yarra Junction Victoria 3797 (map)
phone
+61 0427 707 730

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Opening Hours

Wednesday & Sunday 11 - 4pm. Group Tours by Arrangement. Please book one week in advance.

Entry Fee

Family $10.00, Adult $5.00, Children $1.00, Concession and Seniors $3.00.

Location

Old Railway Station 2415C Warburton Highway Yarra Junction Victoria

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Mike Taulor 9 June 2013 8:26 PM

Hi, do you have any further information of the elephant hauling logs? Gossip is that there where two of them!

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Negative Photographic Reproduction - Winching a log

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Winching a log Black and White negative scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Workers winching a log at Pioneer Creek

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Workers winching a log at Pioneer Creek Black and White negative scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - George (Mick) Worlley’s Grant tank used for clearing scrub 1952 Hoddles Creek

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

George (Mick) Worlley’s Grant tank used for clearing scrub 1952 Hoddles Creek Black and White negative scanned at 600 dpi Check no

Historical information

George Worlley bought a Grant Tank from Bandiana for clearing scrub and falling trees for the mill in 1952

Negative Photographic Reproduction - An old mill site

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

An old mill site Black and White negative scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Bulldozer working at Mc Crae Creek mill 1945

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Bulldozer working at Mc Crae Creek mill 1945 Black and White negative scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Workers repairing or constructing a tramway bridge

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Workers repairing or constructing a tramway bridge Black and White negative scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Working with horses at Mc Crae Creek mill 1945 Beenak

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Working with horses at Mc Crae Creek mill 1945 Beenak Black and White negative scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Three Bridges

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Three Bridges Black and White negative scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - The Powelltown tramline bridge

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

The Powelltown tramline bridge Black and White negative scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Mc Crae Creek Mill Beenak

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Mc Crae Creek Mill Beenak Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Working on a log at a mill Hoddles Creek

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Working on a log at a mill Hoddles Creek Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Large logs coming down a tramline

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Large logs coming down a tramline Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Bullock team at Yarra Junction

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Bullock team at Yarra Junction Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Bridge over Yarra at the Doon, 1911, Yarra Junction

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

PC Valentine 2650 Powelltown timber train at Yarra Junction Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - H. Lepoidevin falling a tree Early 1920s Hoddles Creek

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

H. Lepoidevin falling a tree Early 1920s Hoddles Creek Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - The fallen tree Early 1920s Hoddles Creek

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

The fallen tree Early 1920s Hoddles Creek Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - H. Lepoidevin preparing a tree for falling Early 1920s Hoddles Creek

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

H. Lepoidevin preparing a tree for falling Early 1920s Hoddles Creek Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Snigging logs, Warburton

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Snigging logs, Warburton Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Laying the tram track to Clover Dell Mill with E. Smith , W Towers …. Hoddles Creek

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Laying the tram track to Clover Dell Mill with E. Smith , W Towers & ? Hoddles Creek Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Train with load of timber at Warburton station, 1920

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Train with load of timber at Warburton station, 1920 Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Tourists riding the Shay locomotive, 1920/30 Powelltown

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Tourists riding the Shay locomotive, 1920/30 Powelltown Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Enterprise mill 1920 Warburton

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Enterprise mill 1920 Warburton Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi.

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Tourists on a timber tram, Warburton

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Tourists on a timber tram, Warburton Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Working party on Highfield Rd. Warburton

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Working party on Highfield Rd. Warburton Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Tourists sampling the life of a timber town

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Tourists sampling the life of a timber town Negative Black white Scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - A tramway bridge under construction, 1910 Mr Hansen & Andy

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

A tramway bridge under construction, 1910 Mr Hansen & Andy Negative Black white. Scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Hutchisons store, A R Duck Mgr, store No 3 1913 Warburton

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Hutchisons store, A R Duck Mgr, store No 3 1913 Warburton. Negative Black white. Scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Main street with elephant moving timber, 1930 Warburton

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Main street with elephant moving timber, 1930 Warburton. Negative Black white. Scanned at 600 dpi

Negative Photographic Reproduction

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Negative Photographic Reproduction - Dammans Road school (destroyed by fire 1959) Warburton

Upper Yarra Museum, Yarra Junction

Dammans Road school (destroyed by fire 1959) Warburton. Negative Black white. Scanned at 600 dpi

Historical information

Print in Collection of Photographs compiled by R Crowley from the History Committee Shire of Upper Yarra for UYVHS 1988