Isolated VoicesNorthcliffe Pioneer Museum

Isolated Voices

Exhibition, displays, storytellers, poets and song.

Northcliffe’s Group Settlement Scheme was a hard and isolated lifestyle change for the British and Welsh immigrants and jobless Australians who arrived fresh to Western Australia. These agricultural pioneers were sponsored by the scheme to form working bodies for the dairy industry. However, during the period of the group settlement, the scheme was the subject of three Royal Commissions exposing the scheme’s far reaching costs, both financial and personal.

Visit the museum for an opening exhibition featuring bardic story telling, poetry and music highlighting the isolated emergent explorers, naturalists and farmers.

Event date

Event Details

Address:
Northcliffe Pioneer Museum, Wheatley Coast Rd, Northcliffe
Times:

Sat 22 Apr 10am-3pm

Entry fees:
By donation
Attendance limit:
50 - 100
Onsite facilities:
Other things
you need to know:
Disabled access

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