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Stick Shed Stalwart Leigh leaves

One of the key campaigners who led the charge to save the Murtoa Stick Shed from demolition, Leigh Hammerton, is moving away from the Wimmera. Mr Hammerton became involved in the fight to save the Stick Shed in 1991 shortly after moving to Murtoa and served on the Shed’s Committee of Management until last week.…Read More

CLOSED ON 27th MARCH, 2023

Due to demolition work on site, as part of our Visitor Centre Update, we will unfortunately need to close the Stick Shed for one day 27/03/23. We ask that you please choose an alternative day to visit. We apologise for the inconvenience.Read More

Stick shed upgrade to boost Murtoa tourism

Please find this article about The Stick Shed’s upcoming exciting upgrade to boost Murtoa tourism: More

Australian Heritage Festival Open Day for The Stick Shed

On Sunday 24 April 2022, the Australian Heritage Festival Open Day for The Stick Shed is being held. For more information, please visit:  Read More

2022 Easter Holiday and ANZAC Day Opening Hours

Please note that the opening hours of The Stick Shed for 2022 Easter are: Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday: 10am – 3pm ANZAC Day (Monday 25 April 2022): 1 – 4pmRead More

The Stick Shed Reopens!

The Stick Shed Committee of Management have been able to reschedule our road and car park works away from opening hours, which now allows The Stick Shed to open for visitors. Normal hours of operation will apply: Daily 10.00am to 2.00pm.Read More

Temporary Stick Shed Closure due to works

TEMPORARY STICK SHED CLOSURE:  The Stick Shed will be closed until 24/09/2021 due to works being done on the access driveway and carpark. We thank you for your understanding. The Stick Shed Committee of Management and Staff  Read More

Stick Shed temporarily closed for 7-day lockdown

Please note that The Stick Shed is temporarily closed for the 7-day Victorian Statewide lockdown until 11:59pm on Thursday 3 June 2021. Please keep up to date with information as it is available.Read More

The Stick Shed reopens Thursday 18 February

The Stick Shed will reopen tomorrow Thursday 18th February at 10.00 am with a return to normal open hours: Monday to Saturday 10am to 12.30pm and Sundays 10am to 2pm. A reminder that visitors on weekdays i.e. Monday to Saturday undertake self guided tours of the shed with questions answered by staff at the Information and…Read More

Temporary Closure of The Stick Shed

In line with Victorian Government Restrictions, The Stick Shed will be closed until Thursday 18th of February 2021. Please like our facebook page and follow us for any updates.Read More