The wool harvest

Journey the land and explore the story of sheep farming and wool production.

History, movies, displays and hands-on activities follow the pastoral side of wool from the sheep’s back to the auction floor.

Explore the re-created shearer shack, watch kelpies in action and learn about Australia’s wool boom and bust.

Meet Mr Polwarth, the first sheep breed developed in Australia in the 1870s for Australian Conditions and see first-hand part of the Million Dollar Bale.

Recreated shearer's hut

Contact us about sheep shearing demonstrations, special school holiday programs and activities tailored to your group's specific needs. Please note: Additional costs may apply for these and/or other programs.

Page last updated: Monday, 10 February 2020