St Matthew's Church Circa 1890  Originally sited at Upper MacDonald River Valley. The Church played an important role in the pioneer’s life, a place to worship, to socialise, and to hear the colony news.

St Matthew's Church Circa 1890 Originally sited at Upper MacDonald River Valley. The Church played an important role in the pioneer’s life, a place to worship, to socialise, and to hear the colony news.

Case Cottage 1896  Built of pit sawn Ironbark timber in the drop slab style by Herbert Case. Once a month, the  center inside wall of the cottage would be removed and the building became a dance hall for the local folk.

Case Cottage 1896 Built of pit sawn Ironbark timber in the drop slab style by Herbert Case. Once a month, the center inside wall of the cottage would be removed and the building became a dance hall for the local folk.

Perry House 1856  The first building to be moved intact to The Village from Richmond in 1969, it started life as a Saddlery with residence, then a Tailoring business (Alfred Perry), a Saddlery again, a “House of Shady Ladies”, and finally a grocery store.

Perry House 1856 The first building to be moved intact to The Village from Richmond in it started life as a Saddlery with residence, then a Tailoring business (Alfred Perry), a Saddlery again, a “House of Shady Ladies”, and finally a grocery store.

Riverstone Police Station 1888  This building was in continuous use as the Police Station Office at Riverstone from 1888 till 1970’s

Riverstone Police Station 1888 This building was in continuous use as the Police Station Office at Riverstone from 1888 till

Bank of Australia 1920’s  This building has been set up as an example of a small bank branch typical of the mid 1800’s courtesy of the ANZ Bank.

Bank of Australia This building has been set up as an example of a small bank branch typical of the mid courtesy of the ANZ Bank.

Mitchell Cottage 1890  Pitt sawn timber construction typical of the period. Moved to TAPV in 1970. Mr Ern Mitchell was renown for his road work around Richmond and Wilberforce, and other heavy tasks employing his skills with his bullock team.

Mitchell Cottage 1890 Pitt sawn timber construction typical of the period. Moved to TAPV in Mr Ern Mitchell was renown for his road work around Richmond and Wilberforce, and other heavy tasks employing his skills with his bullock team.

Rose Cottage  Thomas and Jane Rose built their home in about 1811. Known as “Rose Cottage” it was occupied by members of the Rose family continuously until the 1960s.  It is the oldest timber slab cottage in Australia.

Rose Cottage Thomas and Jane Rose built their home in about Known as “Rose Cottage” it was occupied by members of the Rose family continuously until the It is the oldest timber slab cottage in Australia.


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