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Highfields Poets Breakfast Community Event

If you feel like a good laugh and a hearty breakfast; on Sunday the 20th of October, the Highfields Pioneer Village is hosting the Bush Poets Breakfast from 7:30am to 9:30am showcasing bush humour by renowned poet Wally Finch. Wally Finch is a quick-witted comedic force, and one of Australia’s most renowned bush poets, with […]

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Steamy Punk Fashions

The Highfields Steam Punk Festival is bringing our steam powered past to the forefront of today’s technology through combining historical elements with old-fashioned features into our modern day life. Visitors enjoyed the Steam Punk Fashion Show on Sunday the 22nd of September 2019! Patrons came dressed in the Steam Punk theme for the Carnival Cuppa! The best dressed patron […]

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New Cafe At Highfields Pioneer Village

The grand opening of the new Bushranger Cafe at 10am on the 21st September 2019 at the Highfields Pioneer Village was a resounding success with over 60 people attending!  The new Cafe serves amazing coffees, milkshakes and grilled sandwiches with a twist; all named after our infamous bushrangers. The café incorporates art by Australian artists […]

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Bushranger Cafe

On Saturday the 21st of September at 10am a brand-new attraction will open its doors at Highfields Pioneer Village, the Bushranger Café will serve amazing coffees, milkshakes and grilled sandwiches with a twist; all named after Australia’s infamous bushrangers. The café (adjacent to the Village office) incorporates art by Australian artists hanging on its walls […]

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Mini-Market For Highfields Pioneer Village

Highfields Pioneer Village are introducing a Monthly Sunday Market from Sunday, 30th June (and the last Sunday of each Month) selling Handmade, Vintage, Pre-loved, Up-Cycled, Recycled and Eco-friendly goods. We are seeking arts, crafts, produce and second hand goods and pre-packaged food stall vendors. Sites are $15 each (must have own insurance). The Mini-Market will […]

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The Singing Shearer Is Coming To Town

Highfields Pioneer Village are pleased to welcome a new regular volunteer and one with a passion for entertaining. For the past 30 years Terry Arnold has run a successful farming and grazing property – he is a ‘wheat and sheep’ man. Terry has been riding horses for over 60 years and operating machinery and motor […]

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Centenary Site Tour – Highfields Pioneer Village

Join Engineers Australia on Saturday 25th May to experience a site tour of a local project at the Highfields Pioneer Village, where you’ll see a rare showcase of a 1940 Vintage Southern Cross Mark BGC 40HP 1200 RPM diesel engine on display to celebrate Engineers Australia’s 100 year anniversary. The site tour ticket price $15 includes entry, […]

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In 2019 Engineers Australia celebrates its Centenary…. This is a significant milestone for the organisation, and a chance to stress the critical role engineering plays in the lives of all Australians. A centenary is time to take stock. To look back and marvel at our accomplishments. Engineers have helped transform the world: who in 1919 […]

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