Village Opens Doors On Newell’s Elderslie House

If adventurer, miner and entrepreneur John Newell was alive today, chances are his Irish eyes would be smiling. His beloved home, which once stood on the hill near the present day Mount St Bernard College overlooking the tin-mining town he founded in the1880s, is... read more...


Volunteer Recognised at The Village

  He gives his time as generously as he gives his knowledge but for retired printer John Payne he wouldn’t have it any other way and it is this commitment that was recognised recently with a Federal Government Certificate of Appreciation. John has been a long... read more...


Green Buggy Needs No Horse Power

Herberton, 2nd April, 2015 –  Age and lack of mobility is no longer a barrier for visitors to enjoy the marvellous living museum that is the Historic Village Herberton since the arrival of the greenest buggy of its kind. Owners Craig and Connie Kimberley say the... read more...