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Sale Powder Magazine

October 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until 31 October, 2021

37-45 Stephenson Street

Goldfield related museum in only black powder magazine remaining in Gippsland 

Open Saturday and Sunday 2 pm – 4 pm

The Sale Powder Magazine, at 37-45 Stephenson Street, was built 1864- 1865 by the Victorian Government for the storage of black powder. Black powder or gunpowder was used to blast rock in gold mines.

This Magazine was identified in the Sale Heritage Study of 1994 and acquired by Wellington Shire Council in 1996 . Sale Historical Society managed the restoration of the building which was officially opened as a small goldfield related museum in 2000. It is a highly significant piece of industrial heritage, being the only magazine of its type remaining in Gippsland.

Email salemuseums@outlook.com for group bookings or other queries.

Opening times are subject to COVID Restrictions. Please contact the museum before your visit

Details

Date:
October 3
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Regional Victoria
Regional Victoria, VIC Australia + Google Map