Established in the 1850s, Gulf Station was farmed for nearly 100 years by the Bell family.
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Scottish settlers Agnes and William Bell were the first to lease the land where the property was established.
From the 1850s to the 1950s, Gulf Station supplied produce to gold miners of the district. The National Trust acquired stewardship of the property in 1976 and restored its buildings and cottage garden.
Gulf Station hosts regular events and activities including Heritage Festivals, Talks, Workshops and Lost Tradition Days where you can see working horses, sheep being sheared, butter being made in traditional churns and wood being worked without using power tools.
Visit the first Thursday of each month 10am to 2pm.