Two Men in a Boat

Next date: Thursday, 02 February 2023 | 08:00 PM to Tuesday, 28 February 2023 | 11:59 PM

Two-Men-in-a-Boat

An exhibition of stereograph photos of Murray river scenes taken in 1862

6 January 2023 – 28 February 2023

at

Echuca Historical Society Museum, 1 Dickson Street, Echuca

Open Daily 10am – 2pm

Two photographers visiting Echuca from the Victorian Goldfields exchanged their wagon for a boat of river red gum of planks and rowed from Echuca to Goolwa in 1862.

Taking photos of many of the properties along the way

They spent four months on the river and rowed 1700 km

One of the photographers was Edward W Cole who founded Cole’s Book Arcade in Melbourne and his colleague George Burnell was a photographer

Supported by Foundation of Rural & Regional Renewal

When

  • Friday, 06 January 2023 | 12:00 AM - Tuesday, 28 February 2023 | 11:59 PM

Location

Echuca Historical Society, 1 Dickson Street, Echuca, 3564, View Map

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