Millers Tales - About Digital Publication

“The Millers’ Tales” is the Uralla Historical Society’s (UHS) newsletter.  It is published quarterly, printed and posted out free to all members, sponsors, patrons and councillors.  The Newsletter keeps all members informed on the latest news and up-to-date happenings at…

  Finding Charm  in Uralla

  Uralla’s first ‘Heritage Walk’ brochure was produced in 1982, a year of big celebrations in Uralla . . .  The Centenary of the arrival of the railway, and of local Government, the Official Opening of McCrossin’s Mill, and the…

FIBONACCI PARK Uralla

Uralla’s Post Code is 2358 and thus the only town in all of Australia that fits the amazing Fibonacci number series: 0,1,1,2,3,5,8,13,21,34,55,89 etc. Due to the series of unfortunate interruptions to normalcy in Uralla (and elsewhere) the brilliant and unique…

Chinese Temples: Heritage of New England North West region of New South Wales, Australia

In case you missed it, the Northern Daily Leader did a big story on “Our Chinese Past Inc” this weekend about their new project. In the coming weeks their team will post more stories on each of the museums involved,…

Absolutely Fabulous Four

Our International Women’s Day Official Opening and Celebration Dinner was held just in time before Covid 19 changed all our plans. On 14 March, 2020, approximately 70 guests gathered at the Mill to celebrate the Opening of our new Exhibition…

THE LACE LADY...     Rosemary Shepherd OAM

My move to Uralla in 2015 put an end to 37 years involvement with the Powerhouse Museum.I hadn’t even unpacked properly before a dear friend, also a “Museum person”, came to visit, so of course our first stop was the…

Opening Exhibition Updates

“SUNNY JIM MACKAY” Exhibition OpeningUnfortunately, this has had to be postponed until a date to be set. Guest Speaker Malcolm Knox was very understanding and has held his Qantaslink tickets over to appear at the Opening Event . . ….

INTRODUCING . . our new corporate Logo!

It has been a long process as the committee wanted to involve as many members as possible, considering the various ideas and comments of everyone who put forward their suggestions for a slogan or logo design.Just before we were forced…

Have you thought about becoming  A VOLUNTEER?

Becoming a volunteer at the McCrossin’s Mill Museum and Function Centre is a rewarding and interesting way to spend an hour or two (or more) of your spare time. If you think you’d like to greet visitors at the Mill, or work…

A forgotten cricketer, antique lace, and a Chinese story now complete. . .

Upcoming and New Exhibitions at the Museum  McCrossin’s Mill is a Museum with a surprising variety of exhibits, some of which are of National Significance. One of these, “New Gold Mountain, The Chinese at Rocky River” has been completed in…

Amazing Find in Uralla

Amazing Find In Uralla Store…. I love to wander around Uralla in my spare time to see what new and exciting things I can discover amongst Uralla’s abundance of unique art, antique and speciality shops. This was so a couple…