Domestic Life on the Land

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Interviewees: Ursula O'Brien and Beverly Widdison
Location: Tumbarumba
Theme: People

Join us to hear more about the domestic lives of women and families of the Tumbarumba district in times past - earth floors, no living room, limited bedrooms and cooking on an open fire. Hear about the introduction of the telephone (the party line), the radio and electricity and how it all impacted on home life.

Stage 5 Education Resource:
Domestic Life on the Land - Tumbarumba (213KB)

Museum: Pioneer Women's Hut