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Timbertown, Wauchope, NSW
Timbertown Heritage Railway, Wauchope, NSW

Timbertown is a popular attraction, depicting the colonial era of a sawmiller's village in northern New South Wales. It is located on 39 hectares (87 acres) of coastal blackbutt (Eucalyptus pilularis) forest on the Oxley Highway at Wauchope in Australia.[1] Timbertown is an interactive museum which has enjoyed periodic success as a family-friendly tourist attraction.

John Abi-Saab presided over the early implementation of the Timbertown Tourist Project. Timbertown was officially opened by the Governor of New South Wales, Sir Arthur Roden Cutler in 1976. Currently it operates as a themed entertainment/retail precinct.


The key attractions of Timbertown are the 2 ft (610 mm) narrow gauge[2] Timbertown Heritage Railway, with a steam train and a short circuit track within and around the village, and the Bullock team demonstrations.

There are also several businesses operating including a blacksmith, timber furniture, leather worker and Wallaces Store with souvenirs and confectionery.

The Maul and Wedge serves meals daily and is available for hire for private functions.

Local artisans offer both local woodwork, artwork and craft items.

There are some interactive displays throughout the day possibly featuring:

  • Bullock team demonstrations
  • Cross cut saw demonstrations
  • Horse and carriage rides
  • Steam train rides
  • Miniature railway rides
  • Blacksmithing demonstrations

In 2008 Timbertown won the Mid North Coast Tourism Award for Business Excellence.[3]


  1. ^ "Wauchope, the Timbertown", Wauchope Chamber of Commerce, n.d.
  2. ^ World Wide Listing of Two foot, 1' 11 1/2", 600 mm (60cm) & 610mm Railroads (from archive.org) - Australia
  3. ^ Imag Monthly, February 2009, Imag Publications

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6 news items

Port Macquarie News
Sat, 05 Jul 2014 18:29:07 -0700

Timbertown's owner will have to settle for observing others enjoy themselves, as he's far too busy to take part in much recreation at this year's festival. “I never really muck around with much of the gear myself and have a bit of fun, so it'll be ...
Wauchope Gazette
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:36:52 -0700

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Wauchope Gazette
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 11:00:00 -0700

SMOKE was curling through the sunshine at the annual Timbertown Steam Fair last weekend. Steam fans young and old were treated to a colourful range of steam driven machines and gizmos, with rides and static displays around the historical theme park.
Heritage Newspapers
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 04:08:13 -0700

Still Timbertown saw scores of kids and adults come through the tents that featured 20 vendors handing out information, games with prizes or offering fun and educational activities. There was a football game where kids had to throw the pigskin through ...


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