Vintage Rutherglen - Facebook Posts

Does anyone have any information on these players pictured outside the great hall at Mt Ophir? ... See MoreSee Less

Amazing shot of the Mount Ophir Estate football team outside the lower hall. I’m trying to work out why some have vertical stripes. Do you recognise anyone? The man third from the left has appeared ...

View on Facebook

Thank you Mount Ophir Estate for these fantastic pictures of the manager's cottage at Mt Ophir in the grand days when it was operating by the Burgoynes ... See MoreSee Less

Found this fantastic old photo of the orginal managers residence at Mount Ophir Estate. Bush vines in the foreground right up to the road and the tower in the background. I'm guessing late 1890's. W...

View on Facebook

The golf course & Lake King ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook


Over the years we have been involved in the production of various publications and we also produce some modest booklets of our own.


Vineyard Rutherglen Research Institute

Books that are currently available:-

Rutherglen – Wine Centre of North-East Victoria

by Brian Lloyd & John Kennedy. Histec Publications 2007. $50 plus P&H


 Tracking The Dragon: Thematic History of the Chinese People in The Rutherglen/Wahgunyah Region

by Barry McGowen, 2015 $45 plus P&H


 Visiting ANZACs at REST in the Carlyle Cemetery Rutherglen 

Historical Society Publication, David and Martha Valentine 2015. $2 plus P&H. (Indigo Shire Council Open Heritage Award Winner 2015)


These publication are available at the Common School Museum or can be sent to you by arrangement. To Order any of these publications please contact us.