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05 Mar Photographic History

The Busselton Historical Museum has well over 1000 photographs depicting life in Busselton, since settlement to the present day. If your interested in the social and physical history of Busselton, then you just might find what you are looking for in our free to view photographs [caption...

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Help Us Celebrate  the 100 Years Anniversary

05 Feb 100 Year Celebrations 11th March ,2018

2018 is the 100th Anniversary year of The Old Butter Factory, which houses the Busselton Historical Society and Museum. On Sunday, 11th March, 2018,  the Busselton Museum will be holding a Huge Open day for the public, to celebrate this milestone in Busseltons history. There will many...

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20 Jan Our Tombstone Walks

The  Busselton weather was perfect for the B.H.S. Tombstone Walks held this week during  The Festival of Busselton, Jan 2018. People attending visited St Marys Churchyard and The Pioneer Cemetery and listened to tales about Busseltons founding families, (e.g. Bussells, Molloys, Laymans, Chapmans) and early settlers, (e.g....

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Mr & Mrs J Banfield,early settlers of Yoongarillup bought this "Gladiator" car at the Paris Exhibition for 200 pounds, including freight, exchange and insurance.This car had one cylinder, was a two seater and got 32 miles to the gallon @16 miles and hour!

09 Jan museum

Mr & Mrs J Banfield,early settlers of Yoongarillup bought this "Gladiator" car at the Paris Exhibition for 200 pounds, including freight, exchange and insurance.This car had one cylinder, was a two seater and got 32 miles to the gallon @16 miles and...

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06 Jan Vintage Motoring

[caption id="attachment_17235" align="alignnone" width="300"] Mr & Mrs J Banfield,early settlers of Yoongarillup bought this "Gladiator" car at the Paris Exhibition for 200 pounds, including freight, exchange and insurance.This car had one cylinder, was a two seater and got 32 miles to the gallon @16 miles and...

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15 Dec “Looking Back” Did you Know?

  Western Australia's first Creamery and Butter factory was built in Busselton,1898. Situated on the corner of Strelley Street and Fairlawn Road, an estimated 1000 cows were milked in the district. It moved to its present location in Peel Terrace in 1918.      ...

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