Shoalhaven Timber Festival

MILTON SHOWGROUND – Saturday 11 November 2017

This festival highlight’s the history of the timber industry and its valued past, present and future.

Shoalhaven TimberFestival goers will get to view some of the important parts of the timber history of the Shoalhaven.

  • View Photos and Displays of the early Timber Getting Days dating back to the 1800’s
  • Historic information of the timber industry, past and present.
  • Talk to representatives of the past and present building, timber and logging days.
  • View the many tools used in the late 1800′s and the 1900’s to cut and prepare timber for housing, fencing, wharves, boats and so much more.
  • Take a stroll through the many woodwork and other handcrafted stalls
  • See the skills of splitting of shingles
  • Experience real timber men using a crosscut saw
  • Wood chops and chain saw demonstrations.
  • Discover the heritage of people and places from Milton Ulladulla – Shoalhaven – South Coast – Australian history
  • Loaded log trucks
  • Timber Demonstrations
  • Horse and bullock teams
  • Vintage and modern timber workings
  • Non stop from 9am, entry $5.00

For more information on the festival or ph: 0439 023 360