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Carnamah is a town and farming community 300 kilometres north of Perth in Western Australia.
Carnamah is a town and farming community 300 kilometres north of Perth in Western Australia.

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War Service Land Settlement in Eneabba
36 veterans from the Second World War, who came from all walks of life, moved with their families onto allocated War Service Land Settlement farms in Eneabba between 1959 and 1961. The farms averaged 3,500 acres each and were boundary fenced and divided int...
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Local farmer's photographs shaped the world's view of Australia
Ernest Lund Mitchell worked as a photographer in New South Wales and Queensland before settling in Perth. He became one of Western Australia's leading photographers, rising to the position of photographer to the State Government in the 1920s. His images wer...
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Now online - 10863 Bushranger presented by Act-Belong-Commit
In 2017 the North Midlands Project and The Bank Gallery Space in Carnamah hosted Di Taylor as their inaugural artist-in-residence. One of the outcomes of Di's residency was a series of artworks exploring the life and stories of our local bushranger Frank Th...
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150th Anniversary of the Macpherson Family in Carnamah
The Church at Alvie in Inverness, Scotland in 2014 This story begins in Alvie, a parish in Inverness in the Highlands of Scotland. In January 1845 Duncan Macpherson married Mary Wilson - and these newlyweds obviously got straight down to business, as their ...
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10863 Bushranger presented by Act-Belong-Commit now at Fremantle Prison
The exhibition 10863 Bushranger presented by Act-Belong-Commit is at the historic Fremantle Prison until 2 January 2017. The exhibition consists of a series of artworks produced by WA visual artist Di Taylor, who was the inaugural artist in residence of the...
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Updated: Index of Early WA Motor Vehicle Registrations
We're delighted to share that our hugely popular Index of Early Western Australian Motor Vehicle Registrations has been substantially expanded with the addition of a further four years of registrations! Some of the gaps have been filled and the index now st...
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Our museum, the 10863 Bushranger exhibition at The Bank Gallery Space and the North Midlands Agricultural Society's Art & Photography Exhibition will all be open in Carnamah from Friday 15th to Tuesday 19th September 2017
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Livestock Brands of Western Australia
A number of volunteers assisting the Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and the North Midlands Project recently concluded the huge task of transcribing and indexing lists of registered livestock brands for Western Australia. The information was extracted ...
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Carnamah-Perenjori meets Andy Warhol
Pop Art artist Andy Warhol once said 'Art is anything you can get away with.' Items in our Virtual Museum recently received some Pop Art treatment by the Room One students at Perenjori Primary School. As part of their art studies, students selected images f...
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The story of our local bushranger Frank Thomas is featured in the final hardcopy edition of the renowned +Inside History Magazine.
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