Step back in time

Come to The Australiana Pioneer Village and experience the atmosphere and activities of life over 100 years ago.

Horse Carriage

FREE PARKING

There is plenty of free parking available for all visitors inside The Australiana Pioneer Village.

Heritage Cottage

20+ ATTRACTIONS

Experience an authentic 1810 Village Streetscape including a bank, police station, shearing shed and more!

Picnic Area Wilberforce

PICNIC GROUNDS

Have a relaxing lunch within our 28 acres of beautiful Picnic Grounds on the banks of the Hawkesbury River.

Local Australian Heritage

Leave the 21st century behind and travel back to an era before computers, television and air conditioners. An era when your bread was freshly baked at home, your milk came straight from the cow in the paddock and conversations were only possible face-to-face.

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Upcoming Events

Come and enjoy one of our scheduled events run by knowledgeable and dedicated Volunteers.

Experience Australia’s Early Days

Australian Pioneer Village Hawkesbury

Discover

With thousands of antiques, artefacts, machinery and vehicles on display you can explore life as it used to be.

Heritage Druggist

Experience

Sit in a Prisoner Holding Pen, attend a school class from the 1800s, see a Blacksmith at work and more !

Antique Shop Wilberforce

Shop

Curios, collectables, old wares, vintage one of a kind pieces and books are just some items available for purchase.

Picnic Area

Relax

Bring your lunch, cook on our picnic area BBQs, or buy meals from the Oxboro Inn or The Damper Camp.

Australiana Pioneer Village Train Rides

Play

Grind flour, churn butter, get your Convict ID card, ride a hay wagon or miniature train, feed the animals plus much more!

Real Reviews

Genuine reviews from real people who have recently visited The Village.

A WONDERFUL PLACE TO VISIT. REALLY INTERESTED TO SEE THE OLDEN LIFE, WHAT THEY USED EVERY DAY. THE LIFE AND CULTURE.. A GREAT EXPERIENCE.. AS WE WENT BACK TO OLDEN ERA

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Benish Kuttipurath
26/01/2021

5 star ratingNSW's Best Kept Secret! Travel back 150 years to experience what it was like for the early settlers. A complete authentic village with so much to see and to get involved with.
Especially good for children who can get their...
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TimH3854
18/04/2019

Great place for family picnics and kids. Bicycles galore for free and the Devonshire teas are amazing. Had a brilliant day here on Father's day and to think it's all run by volunteers _ amazing. This ... read more

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raymond briffa
27/09/2019

An insightful and interesting step back in time to see how the area was in early settlement times. The heritage group volunteers are friendly and very knowledgeable and happy to give details on each h... read more

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John Koutsoukis
26/09/2018

Unique Venue Hire

The Australiana Pioneer Village offers you a unique venue for the function of your choice, be it a family picnic, BBQ, large social occasion Birthday Party or why not plan a family Christmas day or a Corporate Christmas event. We can supply a Santa for you.

  • Birthday Parties

  • Ghost Tours

  • School Programs

  • Corporate Days

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Australiana Pioneer Village NSW Wilberforce
The use of Drones is not allowed when The Village is open to the General Public without prior permission of The Committee. Thank you.
Chemist Druggist
Traditional Hut
Antique Water Pump
Children Activities
Historical Post Office