If you are exploring your family’s history, the following local and state bodies will be useful.

Kandos Museum

Open 10am–4pm Wednesday to Sunday
22 Buchanan Street Kandos
Entry: $8 adults, $5 school aged children and pensioners, $15 families.
Phone: 02 6379 4600
Website: Kandos Museum
Level access and mobility friendly.

Rylstone District Historical Society

Cottage Museum behind Bridge View Inn Rylstone
open Sundays 10am-3pm or by appointment
Box 66, Rylstone, 2849
02 6379 1840
Rylstone and District Historical Society

Cottage Museum Rylstone copy

Cudgegong Valley History

Meets at Henbury Golf Clubhouse first Friday of the month, 9.30am-1pm
Enquiries Fiona 0478 669 706

Rylstone Autograph Quilt

An online database of names on a WW1 quilt
Rylstone Quilt

Monday History Talks

Mudgee Library
First Monday of the month, 10.15am-12.15pm
Mudgee Library

Old Images of Rylstone District

Rylstone Kandos Cemetery

the prettiest cemetery in the central west copy
The prettiest cemetery in the Central West

Narrango Road Rylstone

Mudgee District Local History

Mudgee History

Colonial Inn Museum and Mudgee Historical Society

Mudgee Museum and Historical Society

Gulgong Pioneers Museum

Gulgong Pioneers Museum

Hill End History

History Hill


National Library of Australia
on-line digitised newspapers especially Mudgee Guardian and Lithgow Mercury

Society of Australian Genealogists

120 Kent St, Sydney NSW 2000
Phone: (02) 9247 3953; (02) 9299 5151