The Museum has a lage collection of photographs of the area and a large collection of newspapers dating back to 1911. It also has many artifacts, some of which are shown below.

Plan of the Powlett River Coalfield

plan of Powlet River Coalfield

This is one of the society’s most precious artefacts. It is believed to be the only one still in existence and is currently being restored.

Wonthaggi Miners Union Banner

Wonthaggi Miners Union Banner

Telephone system from the original miners' office

Telephone System