Voices of the Pioneer WomenRockingham Museum

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Voices of the Pioneer Women

We give a voice to four Pioneer Women that through their strength made a difference to the lives of many in our district. Enjoy displays and artefacts telling their stories of courage and perseverance.

During the Australian Heritage Festival we are highlighting 4 amazing women.

While many families came to farm, making their homes in the bush, the women had no idea what lay in store for them. Expecting paradise, these female pioneers encountered heat and dust, isolation, wildlife, no medical facilities and never-ending backbreaking work.

We, through the telling of stories and sharing artefacts from their lives, add voices to four Pioneering Women that endured to raise families, bring education and served the medical needs of Rockingham district.

We are sure you will enjoy their stories and we hope that you will discover much more about our colourful past. Our museum is open 5 days a week to give plenty of opportunities to visit and experience Rockingham Pioneering era.

Event dates

Event Details

41 Kent Street, Rockingham, Western Australia

Corner of Flinders Lane and Kent Street.


1pm to 4pm

Entry fees:
Adults $ 2.5, Children $ 0.50, Concession $ 2.5
Attendance limit:
Less than 50
Onsite facilities:
Other things
you need to know:
Parking can be found at back of building. Entry to parking off Kent St