AUSTRALIAN TRACTOR MUSEUMS AND RALLIES, VINTAGE TRACTORS INFO.

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The Museums listed have far more than Tractors on display, learn about our Australian Agricultural Heritage, visit a Museum today. If I can be of any help to our overseas visitors or if you need contact numbers for the Museums or Rally's please E-Mail me. The 8th National Historical Machinery Ass. Rally, Carrick Tasmania. 9th-11th March 2001 is now over, there is a video available ring 02 6238 1472 The 9th Rally in 2003 will be held in Heyfield Victoria, more news later.

Yes, we did make tractors in Australia, click on the above link to read about some of them and view photos. I am always after news to add to this page so information and photos are always welcome. Museums and rally organisers send me your info to keep this page up to date.

The late Kev Rohrlach's vast collection is being Auctioned on May 12th-13th, 2001 in Tanundra North, South Australia, so here is your chance to add to your collection. Contact Pickles Auctions, 1418 230123, Pickles Auctions

Follow the 40 Chamberlain 9G tractors as they cross Australia in the great TractorTrek. They made it and arrived at Byron Bay. http://www.wn.com.au/tractortrek

Save diesel, run your tractor on used cooking oil, find out how? The Vegie Tractor for other info on the same subject try The US Vegie Van

 

NOTE. The information on this web page is intended as a guide only and users should make their own inquires. To gain further knowledge I advise tractor fans to "Visit a Museum" "Read a Book" "Join a Club" "Subscribe to a Magazine" Click on Aussie Links to source some information. I am happy to add or remove information and Links, just e-mail me.

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NEW SOUTH WALES

Cowra Museums PO Box 166. Cowra 2794

Nostalgic Trip into the Past, Rural, Rail & War Museum. Case LA, DEX : Oliver 70, 80 : International AW6. WK40, Farmall H, A, : Massey Harris 44, 35, TEA20 : Field Marshall Series2 : K L Bulldog : Fordson E27N Halftrack, 1924, E27N, Major : J Deere D : Howard TUG (railway special)

Gulgong Pioneers Museum 73 Herbert Street. Gulgong 2852

Small but packed with historical artefacts. International, 10-20 Titan 1919 : Jelbart, (Australian) 1915 : Fordson, F 1920 : MM Twin City, 1935 : John Deere, A 19

Gunnedah Rural Museum Mullaley Road. Gunnedah 2380

Huge tractor collection, engines, photographic equipment & more. International, Titan 10-20 1929 : Marshall, M 1938 : Normag, TWN 1948 : Austin, 1922 : Lanz, H 1955 : Vickers, 15-30 1925 : Case, 1922 : McDonald, Imperial 1934 : K L Bulldog, 1948 : Fitch, Four Drive 1924 : and many others

Parkes Museum

International, Mogul 8-16 : Case, MC, 15-27 1924 : Hart-Parr, ? : Wallis, (British) K 1923 : Fowler, Rein Drive 1925 : Vickers, 15-30 1925 :

Temora Rural Museum Junee Road, PO Box 181. Temora 2666

Includes Sir Donald Bradman's first home, blacksmith & printing shop and much more. Allis Chalmers, U 1937 : Jelbart, (Australian) 1915 : Ronaldson Tippett (Australian) 1924-37 : Moline, D 1920 : International, WD 40 1936, W6 1040, McCormack Deering 10-20 : Ford, 9N 1939 : Sift, TD4 1952 : John Deere, D 1924, AR 1946 : Oliver, 80 1936, FDE Crawler : Lanz Bulldog, N 1936, Q 1958, 15-30 1932 : Case, A 1928, K 1936, L 1938 : Hart Parr, 18-36 1929 : Massey Harris, 744D 1949 : HSCS, 1950 : Vickers, Aussie 1925 : Caterpillar, M35 : Marshall, M 1937, Field Marshall S2 : Home for "South West Antique Engine Society"

Wagga Wagga Historical Museum

Tractors Waiting for information, tell them to contact me.

NSW TRACTOR RALLIES

Wellington Rally & Tractor Trek, Swap Meet 3-4th March 2001 * Wauchope, Timbertown Steam & Oil Engine club meets 1st Sunday monthly. Annual Rally7-8th July 2001. * Young and Districts Rally, 1st- 2nd Dec. 2001 * Temora Field Day & Carnival, Oct 2002 * Wentworth 4th Juction Rally, 14-15th July 2001 * Hunter Valley, Morpeth, Cranky Handle Rally, 21-22nd April 2001 * Bega Tractor Stampede, Bemboka, 14-16th April 2001 * New England, Armidale, Annual Rally, 6-7th May 2001 * Gilgandra Museum Rally, Easter Saturday Annually * Quirindi Heritage Vintage Rally, 12-13th May 2001 * Young Antique Engine & Tractor Rally, 1-2nd Dec 2001 * Queenbeyan Heritage Rally, 31st March-1st April 2001 * Wentworth Juction Rally 14-15th July 2001 * Manilla Machinery Display & Swapmeet, 9-10th June 2001

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QUEENSLAND

Caboolture Historical Village Beerburrum Road. Caboolture 4510

Over 50 Buildings of Historical Interest machinery etc. Home of the Antique Machinery Restoration Society of Qld. Allis-Chalmers WC 1930's : Caterpillar 30 1929 : Case R 1936, D 1940 : BMB President 1948 : Farmall H 1939, Super A 1950 : Fordson F 1917-28, N 1931, Major 1946, Major Half Track : KL Bulldog Australian 1951 : Stey-Daimler 180 1950 : Howard DH22 Australian 1938 : Massey Harris 101 Senior 1940, Pacemaker 1937, 101 Junior : McCormick-Dearing 10-20 1939, F12 1934, W12 1936, W4 1940 : Twin City KTA 1936

Caboonbah Homestead, Toogoolawah

1934 Sunshine Massey

Clifton and District Historical Museum

Tractors ? Please contact me.

Dalby Pioneer Museum

Tractors ? Please contact me.

Goschnicks Machinery Museum, Murgon

Tractors ? Please contact me.

Ilfracombe Museum

Fine collection of old Tractors. Ruston, 75HP 1917 (1 of 3 remaining in world) : Marshall F 70HP 1914 : Hart Parr 1918 : Howard (Australian) DH22 1928 : International - McCormick Deering, W30 1932-40, TD35 1936-39 track, T20 1935 track, Farmall M greyhound grader : Fordson N 1938, 1946 halftrack : Twin City 27HP 1919 : Allis Chalmers K 1936 track : Steam Devil excavator 3HP 1882

Jondaryan Wool Shed PO Box 25 Jondaryan 4403.

Historical Sheep Station and Village Complex. Fiat, 703 1923 : Vickers, 15-30 1926 : Rumely, 16-30 H 1924 : Twin City, 27-24 1926 : Lanz Bulldog, 15-30 HR 5 : Allis Chalmers,(trac)K 1936 and many more including Bernie Ruddocks display.

Laidley District Historical Village Inc

Linn 1928 :

Miles Historical Village & Museum

Tractors ?

Queensland Steam and Vintage Machinery Museum, Daybro

A complex of interesting Tractors, Machinery etc. Market on Sunday

QLD TRACTOR RALLIES

Jondaryan Steaming under the Southern Cross Festival, Jondaryan, 25th August to 2nd Sept 2001 * Pine Rivers Historical Machinery Rally, Strathpine. * Toowoomba Annual Rally, Toowoomba 3rd March 2001* Caboolture Historical Society, Yesteryear Machinery Expo, 7-8th July 2001 * Highfields Pioneer Village Rally, Easter Annually 14-16th April 2001. *

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SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Booleroo Centre. Steam & Traction Preservation Society. PO Box 52 Booleroo Centre.

Huge display of Tractors, Engines and Steam Machinery. International, Mogul 10-20 1910, Titan 10-20 1920 : McCormick Deering 10-20 1924, W30 1935, T20 1930's, 15-30 1927, W6 1940 : Caldwell-Vale, (Australian) to be restored : Jelbart, (Australian) 1916 : Hart Parr, 15-30A 1920, 12-24 1927, 28-50 1927, 18-36 Australian Special 1928, 4cyl 1937 : M-Moline, D 1920 : Cletrac, W 1922 : Peterbro, 1922 : Fiat, 703 1924 : Case, 18-32 1926, 12-20 1927, C 1936 : Normag, 22-24 1949 : Lanz Bulldog, HR2 1926, HR6 1933, N 1936, HR4 1928, P 1938, L 1938, J 1938, S Deluxe 1953, Crawler 1936, KL Bulldog, 1953 : McDonald, (Australian) Super Diesel 1938 : Glasgow, 1924 : HSCS, crawler, 1937, G35 1952 : John Deere, D 1927, D 1951, B 1947, D 1937 : Bates, steel mule, 1924 : Caterpillar-Holt, 2 ton 1927, M29 1924, H 1922, Caterpillar 30 1930, ?: Lauson, S6 1926 : Benz Sendling, S8 1925 : Allis Chalmers, 20-30 1925, M crawler 1933 : Lloyd, 25-33 1949 : Chamberlain, 40K 1950, 6G 1967 : M M Twin City, ZTS 1949, UTS 1938 : Massey Harris, 44K 1949, 744D 1950 : Turner Yeoman, 4V95 1950 : Fordson crawler, 1923, Green 1940, F 1927, N 1930

Farming Through the Ages, Whyte Yarcowie

70 tractors Waiting for information

Old Council Chambers, Cleve PO Box 69 Cleve 5640

Lanz Bulldogs, RH2 1927, N 1937, (both steel wheeled) N 1949, O 1957, KL Bulldog 1950 : Fordson, 1948, Crawler 1948 : Caterpillar-Holt, 2 Ton 1930 : International, McCormick 15-30 : Field Marshall, S11 : Case, DEX 1944 : Massey Harris, 203

Hope Cottage Museum, Kangaroo Island PO Box 418 Kingscote 5223

Hope Cottage built in 1859, National Trust. International TD35 1938, McCormick Deering T20 1935 : Cletrac crawler 1936 : Case DEX 1934 : Massey Harris ? 1928 : Caterpillar 2 Ton 1926 : Allis Chalmers 20-30 1925 : Wallis British 1920 : Oliver Hart-Parr 28-44 1936 : K L Bulldog 1949 : Fordson 1942

Roseworthy Agricultural Museum

Hart-Parr, 1926 : Waiting for information.

SA TRACTOR RALLIES

Booleroo Steam & Traction Rally, Annually 25th March 2001* Roseworthy Agricultural Operating Day, Gawler. * Waikerie and Districts Rally 16-17th Sept 2001 * Naracoorte Swap Meat, 5-6th May 2001

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TASMANIA

Pearn's Steam World Westbury 7303

Wallace, (British) 1922 : K L Bulldog, ? : Allis Chambers, M(crawler) : International, McCormick Deering , Titan, Farmall F12, W6, 10-20 : John Deere, D 1938 : Twin City, 1946 : Lanz Bulldog, 1948, 1954, P 1938 : Marshall, 10-20 : Fordson, F 1920, N 1938 : Case, LA 1924 : Saunderson H, 1919 :

The Vintage Tractor Shed, Westbury

60 Tractors, Field Marshal, Series 2 1948 : OTA 1956 : International, McCormick W4 1942 : Oliver 70 : Massey Harris, 102 Senior 1942, 744D 1951 : Ford, 9N V8 1946 : Lanz Bulldog, L 1949 : Deutz, FIL 514 1951 :

 

TASMANIAN TRACTOR RALLIES

The 8th National Rally 9th -11th March 2001 is now over, waiting for other Rally dates.

 

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VICTORIA

Pioneer Settlement Village, Swan Hill Horseshoe Bend, Swan Hill 3585

The Living Spirit of Inland Australia, tractors and lots more. Jelbart, ( Australian)1909-17 : Ronaldson-Tippett, (Australian) 18-30 Super Drive 1926 : Glascow, 1919 : International, Titan 10-20 1919: Avance 35HP 1928 : Hart-Parr 18-36 1926-29 : Marshall Colonial E 1911 : Moline Universal D 1917-24 : Saunderson Universal 1908 : Wallis 1924 : Twin City 1926 : McCormick Deering 10-20 1925 : Benz Sendling 1925 : Case 1924 : Caterpillar 2 Ton 1924 : Fordson F 1923 : John Fowler Traction Engine 1910 : Lanz Bulldog 1928 :

Red Hill Museum

Red Hill, the Home of Big Lizzie. Renault, H.I 1919 : McCormick Deering, T 35 1936 : McDonald, TWB 1939

Trentham Agricultural and Railway Museum

Tractors Waiting for information

Wheatlands Museum, Warracknabeal

Lanz Bulldog , 1921 : McDonald, EAA 1913: Mercedes Benz, OE 1928 : Massey Harris, Pacemaker 1936 : Hanomag, R40 1949 :

VICTORIAN TRACTOR RALLIES

Gisborne Annual Steam Rally, 20th May 2001 * Wheatlands Annual Easter Rally, Warracknabeal. 14-16th April 2001 * Swan Hill Pioneer Settlement Village Tractor and Engine Rally, Annually. * Swan Hill Heritage Island Rally & Pull 7-8th April 2001 * Goulburn Rally & Pull, Wunghnu, 25th March 2001 * Lake Goldsmith Rally, 5-6th May 2001, 3-4th Nov 2001. * Pyramid Hill Pioneer Vintage tractor Engine Rally, Pyramid Hill. * Red Cliffs Vintage Tractor Pull, * Orford Rally & Tractor Pull, 20-21st Jan 2001 * Camperdown Rally & Swap Meet. 18th March 2001 * Talbot Vintage Rally, 3-4th March 2001.* Ballan Rally & Pull 18th Feb 2001.* Guildford Rally 21stApril 2001 * Geelong Vintage Rally, 21st April 2001 * Sale Vintage Tractor Club, Tractor Pull 4th March 2001 * Korumburra Working Horse and Tractor Rally 7-8th April 2001 see their web page under Aussie links.*

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Avondale Discovery Farm, PO Box 74 Beverly WA 9304

Unique Historical Display & a Modern Working Farm. Case,18-30 1924, LA 1952 : Chamberland, Countryman, 9G 1967, 40KA : Caterpillar, 22 1934 : Cletrac, W 1920 : Ferguson, TEA20 1950 : Field Marshall, Mark1 Series2 1948 : Fordson Major, 194? : Hanomag, R40 1950 : Holt, 2Ton 1922 : John Deere, D 1935, 15-27 1924 : Lanz Bulldog, N 194? : K L Bulldog, 1948 : Massey Harris, 102 Junior 1940, 25 1936 : McCormick Deering, W30 1932, Farmall A 1929 : Minneapolis Moline, Twin City AT27-24 1926 : Wallace 12-20 1929 (MH-12) see their web page under Aussie Links

Boyanup Museum PO Box 71 Boyanup, 6237

Museum of Transport and Rural Industries. McCormick-Deering, W6, WB4, Farmall EBH : Chamberland, 9G : Caterpillar, 22 : Lanz Bulldog, : Minneapolis Moline, ? : Howard, (Australian) DH22 : Ferguson, TEA 20 : Fordson, F, Major :

Denmark Historical Museum

Tractors ? Waiting for information

Esperance Municipal Museum

Saunderson-Gyfkens, 1907 Waiting for information

Gascoyne Junction Museum

International, Crawler 1935

Tractor Museum of WA, Whiteman Park

The home of "Tail End Charlie" Allis Chalmers, B 1939,U 1938,WD 1949 : Case, A 1928, C 1929, LA 1943, 500 1955 : Caterpillar, 10 1929, 22 1936 : Chamberlain, 40K, Tail End Charlie 1955, Champion 1956 : Field Marshall, series 3 1951: Ford, 9N 1940 : Fordson, F 1920-25, N 1929-39-44, Major 1950 : Fowler, traction engine : Fiat, 703N 1921 : Howard, DH-22 1947 : International, W4, Farmall A 1948 : John Deere, D 1940 : Lanz Bulldog, HR5 1931, N 1949, HR7 1949, KL 1951 Australian : Massey Harris, 102Jnr 1944, 44K 1948 : McDonald, Imperial 1938 : Minneapolis Moline, UTS 1948 : Oliver, 80, 90 1951 : Ransome, MG5 1952 : Vickers, 1930 : See their Web Page Link under Aussie Links

Serpentine Vintage Tractors & Machinery Wellard Street, Serpentine 6125 Ph 08 9525 2129

Preserving our Rural Past, 58 Tractors, engines etc. Chamberlain 45KA 1951 Australian : Allis-Chalmers B 1949 : MAN AS542 1953 : Ransomes MG5 1953 : HSCS K40 1939 : Deutz F3M & F2M : Newman 1951 : Winget 1962 : Minneapolis Moline UT 1938 : Field Marshall 3 Models : McDonald Imperial TWB Australian : Nuffield M4 1953 : Howard DH22 Australian : KL Bulldog 1950 Australian : Farmall M gas producer, F12, F20 : Plus Case, Caterpillar, Oliver, McCormick Deering, Massey Harris and many more. Web Page, see Aussie Links

Wyalkatchem Agricultural Museum

40 Tractors, Waterloo Boy, N 1921 : Austin, 1924 : Waiting for information

WA TRACTOR RALLIES.

Avon Valley Classic Fair, Northam, 18th Feb 2001. *

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For mail order Tractor and Engine books contact "Plough Book Sales" P.O. Box 14 Belmont, Vic Australia 3216. PH 03-5266 1262

SPARE PARTS. Fiat Parts Specialist, South Burnett Tractors & Wrecking Queensland Australia. Phone 07 4164 1000 Fax 07 41641040

Marshall and Fowler Parts. Scouller Engineering, Ph 07 46627490 Fax 07 46628008

Please refer to this page as the source of contact for all inquiries and commercial transactions.

AUSSIE LINKS

Lanz Tractors

Ambers Tractor Page

TOMM Magazine

Tractor Historian, Author

Steam Engine

Perkins Tractors

Lister Engines

Bare-Co Tractor Parts

South Coast Restoration Society

Harrolds Links (Canadian)

Tractor Tours

Tractor Museum of WA

 

Rally Badges

Aussie Tractor Pulls

Decals and Brassware

 

Korumburra Rally

Cast Iron Seat, Engine Collector

Avondale Discovery Farm

 

Vintage Engines

8th National Historical Machinery Rally

Australian Fergy Page

 

Serpentine Tractor Museum WA

 

 

 

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Last Revised: Feb 2001