October 22, 2015

Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum

  • Australia’s first precision mass production factory its people and its story since 1912
  • Open Weekends, public & school holidays 10am to 4pm
  • Open Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30am to 2pm
  • Open to groups by appointment
  • Closed Christmas and Good Friday
  • Extensive collection of long arms and machine guns.
  • Astonishing array of commercial products manufactured at Lithgow between the wars.
  • Explanation of industrial techniques and the changes in technology
  • The Ron Hayes exhibition – over 600 pistols on display, many rare.
  • Situated on the original SAF factory site, Methven Street, Lithgow NSW 2790

15 minute drive from Black Gold Cabins