If you are looking for a very interesting couple of hours during the Poetry Festival or indeed anytime a visit to the Banjo Paterson…more than a Poet Museum in Yeoval - only 50 minutes from the heart of Orange and the centre of Banjo Paterson Country. Afternoon tea with fresh scones is available every day of the year and only $5 per head.
NEW PROJECT ANNOUNCED AT THE POETS BRUNCH AND LUNCH on Sunday 17th February.
Poetry lovers throughout Australia and especially the Yeoval Community are very proud of the poet Banjo Paterson who spent his childhood years in Yeoval on his father’s property Buckinbah. On Sunday 17th February at the very successful Poets Brunch and Lunch, it was announced that an appeal has been launched to provide funds for the construction of a 1½ life-size Bronze Sculpture of Yeoval’s most famous son Andrew Barton “Banjo” Paterson. The Sculpture is to be erected in the main street on public land becoming the property of all Australians. Details for donating towards this $110,000 are below with up to date news posted here and on Facebook every week.
Donations can be made at the Museum, chequse by post to 43 Forbes Street Yeoval or
Direct Deposit: Name: Mulga Bill Festival Inc Sculpture Appeal. BSB: 062573 Acc No: 10097470