A number of publications have been researched, written, edited and pubished on a number of districts, events families and eras in Temora Shire.
While some books have been in publication for many years, this list is being added to regularly as the present residents do their bit in preserving the past.
The following books are available for purchase from a variety of sources in the shire, including the Visitor Information Centre, or can be sourced at Temora Library -
First Fifty Years of Temora
Temora Yesterday and Today
Paleface Adios - A Racing Phenomenon
Wings Over Temora
Wind in Lonely Places (history of Narraburra Shire)
History of the Temora Fire Brigade
A Book of Memories (Sacred Heart Church)
St John's Luthern Church 1909-2009
Wowsers, Bowsers and Peppercorn Trees (Ariah Park)
Looking Back (Ariah Park)
The Beehive and The Broken Dam
Our Place (Curragh, Dunnwell, Glynburn, Pucawan and Quandary)
Bagdad/Sebastopol/Mirrool 100 years young
Bagdad/Sebastopol From Gold to Golden Grain
They Came to Mimosa
Back to Bectric
From Duck Creek to Trungley Hall
Wienckes Wendts and Wagons
FUTURE PUBLICATION - The Combaning / Springdale Heritage Committee is calling on all current, ex-residents or relatives of residents to compile/collate any historical information from the area for the inclusion of the area's history book. This information can include Family History, Historical Landmarks and Schools, Community get-togethers or even old wives tales.
The Committee has decided that a final cut off period for information will be Friday, 30th September, 2011.
All information shall be forwarded to Ms Belinda Bushell Secretary - Combaning/Springdale Heritage Group, C/- Temora Shire Council,105 Loftus Street, Temora NSW 2666. Should you have any enquiries please contact Belinda on (02) 6980 1100 (during work hours).
In the heart of the NSW agricultural belt, Temora Shire is a sanctuary rich with heritage and resources.
From golden beginnings to high flying achievements, Temora has spread its wings to become more than just another country town. Known for its internationally acclaimed aviation museum in a district of agricultural excellence...