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History & heritage

Barmah Forest Heritage and Education Centre

03 5866 2289

Visit the Barmah Forest Heritage and Education Centre in Nathalia to discover and explore the colourful history of the Barmah National Park.

Learn about the fascinating and diverse history of this iconic region and be amazed at the struggles and achievements of the local forefathers, from pre-history to the present day.

Stories are told in an easy going style that educates and enlightens. Displays include local indigenous history, timber industry, wood cutters, river boats, leach and feather collectors, cattlemen and more.

The centre is a great resource for schools, educational, tour groups and social groups, with a video room available. Guest speakers can be arranged to speak to your school or group

With the rich history of the region and the many talented artists residing nearby,the centre is the perfect place to host exhibitions. Art, culture and history are featured throughout the year in exhibitions designed to appeal to locals and visitors.

A visit to the Barmah Forest Heritage and Education Centre is a must before seeing the heritage listed Barmah National Park.

Content: Barmah Forest Heritage and Education Centre

Price & booking

Cost

Type Entry cost
Adult
Gold coin donation.
$1.00

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Facilities:
  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Interpretive centre
  • Kiosk
  • Picnic area
  • Public toilet
Opening hours:
  • Daily
    9:00am - 5:00pm
Memberships:
  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
  • Visitor Information Centre
Accessibility:

  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times
  • Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf
  • Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision