Paterson Historical Society's annual Heritage Walk will be held on Sunday 15 March 2015. As usual Dr Cameron Archer AM will guide the group on a walk around the town, pointing out fascinating aspects of it's history. Not to be missed, includes a visit to a World War II air raid shelter which is unique to the Hunter Valley and only accessible during the walk.
The walk starts at 1.00 pm. Cost is $5 for adults, children under 16 free. Price includes the walk, entry to the museum and afternoon tea ... download brochure
The museum will feature a display on Arthur Ernest Keppie, a local young man who was the first from the Paterson district to enlist in World War 1. Sadly he was killed in action at Gallipoli on 26 April 1915. His war medals, cards and photos will be on display. The museum will be open from 11.00 to 4.00 on the day.
More information on Private Arthur Ernest Keppie.
Further information on Arthur Ernest Keppie and the Gallipoli landing ... download brochure