The Dance Cottage Museum is based on local history from the late 1800s. It includes farming implements, mining equipment, a Co-operative Bulk Handling (CBH) elevator, a 1907 Buffalo Pitts steam traction engine, a railway passenger coach and a brake van from Hopetoun.

Dance Cottage which was built in the early 1900s is set up as a miner's cottage. The historical collection comprises extensive collection of photographs, footwear, memorabilia, hospital, mining and bakery equipment, kerosene lamps and irons.


  • Carpark
  • Interpretive Centre


  • History & Heritage