Goulburn Historic Waterworks 'Steaming Days'
10th Mar 2024 - 15th Sep 2024
Next Date: 10th Mar 2024
10th Mar 2024: 10:00am - 3:00pm
21st Apr 2024: 10:00am - 3:00pm
19th May 2024: 10:00am - 3:00pm
15th Sep 2024: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Frequency: Once Only
Status: Confirmed Event
This rare facility is the only complete, steam-powered municipal water supply left in its original location in the Southern Hemisphere. The buildings and engines are of national significance and are now protected by a permanent conservation order.
The Institution of Mechanical Engineers are presenting the Engineering Heritage Award to the amazing staff and volunteers for all the ongoing work and care that goes into the operation of the magnificent Appleby Bros Beam Engine on show at the Goulburn Historic Waterworks.
Come and witness the spectacle of these magnificent pieces of machinery in operation for the Steampunk Victoriana Fair 2023.
Take a tour of the Pumphouse Museum and historic Waterworks. See the 130-year-old Appleby Beam Engine and Hick Hargreaves Corliss Valve Engine under steam.
Bring your own for a picnic by the river and the children can play in the playground.
Entry is by donation.
- Family Friendly
- Pet Friendly - Enquire
- Public Toilet
- Actively welcomes people with access needs.