Dairy and Milking Machines

Interviewee: Kevin Malone & Peter Malone
Location: Tumut
Theme: Animals

Tumut was once home to over 300 dairies supplying product to the local butter factory. The town now has only two dairies. Join us to discover what change has occurred over generations of dairy farmers locally, the impact of the introduction of power, the role of family in the industry and why the industry has dwindled.

Stage 5 Education Resource: Dairy and Milking Machines - Tumut (PDF, 205.7 KB)

Museum: Tumut & District Historical Society Museum