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Blog Post - The Anzac Centenary in Perenjori
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100 years ago today, on 11 May 1915, the Robertson, Bowman and Forrester families arrived in Fremantle on the steamship Osterley. The three families travelled together from Scotland to purchase Ready-Made Farms - the only instance of group migration to Carnamah from outside of Australia. For the full story, see out blog post at www.blog.carnamah.com.au/2015/05/group-migration-to-carnamah-in-1915.html
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It's World Stationery Day... and no, we didn't make that up! Seems like a good time to share "The" Carnamah Writing Pad from 1920s Carnamah storeekeper Leslie Trotter. His shop continues today but is now known as Carnamah IGA! #WorldStationeryDay  
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Our win at the 2015 Western Australian Heritage Awards
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We're delighted to reveal that we are a finalist in the 2015 Western Australian Heritage Awards!
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Help choose our future online exhibitions!
In 2011 we began a small virtual museum with three online exhibitions - Macpherson Family, Ready Made Farms and Milk, Cream and Butter. In 2013, with thanks to support from the Department of Culture and the Arts, we expanded with another six covering the Mi...
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Seeding near Lang Street on the northern edge of the Carnamah townsite - now with a lot less dust thanks to some rain!
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We've been short-listed for two Museums and Galleries National Awards! Virtual Volunteering is a contender for the Innovation category and our Australian Curriculum resources for the Interpretation, Learning and Audience Engagement category.
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A recap of the speech we gave at the Anzac Day dawn service at the Carnamah War Memorial
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We're pleased to commemorate the centenary of the Gallipoli landings with a new virtual exhibition on the First World War - www.carnamah.com.au/anzac 
Virtual museum exhibition on the service and sacrifice of six men from the North Midlands of WA
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1962 advertisement for the R&I Bank from the Carnamah District Agricultural Society's annual show schedule. The bank operated in Carnamah from 1945 to 1994 when it became Bankwest.
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The bank and a number of other local businesses are featured in our online Business Houses exhibition at www.carnamah.com.au/business
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We're pleased to reveal our series of nine Australian Curriculum education resources...
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10 Macpherson St Carnamah WA 6517 Australia
10 Macpherson StreetAUWestern AustraliaCarnamah6517
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Carnamah is a town and farming community 300 kilometres north of Perth in the Mid West region of Western Australia. The Carnamah Historical Society was founded in 1982 to collect, record, preserve and promote local history.

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