- 1 location
- 2 Beginnings
- 3 Importance of Goulburn
- 4 What was Goulburn like in the late 1870s
- 5 Facilities in Goulburn in the late 1870s
- 6 Links to the KellyGang
- 7 Members of the Goulburn community
- 8 What happened at Goulburn after the time of the Kelly Gang
- 9 What is happening at Goulburn today - linked to the Kelly Country and Ned Kelly's story
located south west of Sydney on the Hume Highway in New South Wales
As soon as the Blue Mountains were crossed many squatters made their way through the Goulburn area.
Importance of Goulburn
Goulburn and Bathurst were the two great inland towns of New South Wales. It was the main administrative centre for all the country south to the Victorian boarder.
What was Goulburn like in the late 1870s
Goulburn had a lage number of industries involved with the wool trade and many fine buildings that are still standing
There was no hospital between the one in Beechworth and Goulburn
What was the town like (T&C25/6/1870)
Facilities in Goulburn in the late 1870s
Population Hotels Royal Hotel (T&C5/4/1873) Churches Anglican and Catholic Cathedrals and most other churches Schools [[../../things/C_community/C_bankt.html|Bank]] Main Streets Local Government Railway Station Telegraph Office
Links to the KellyGang
Members of the Goulburn community
What happened at Goulburn after the time of the Kelly Gang
One of Joe Byrne's brothers or sisters finished up in the mental hospital in Goulburn. The family had little opportunity to visit.