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Doris Golder Wool Art Gallery

Greens Gunyah Museum | 45 Urana Street, Lockhart, New South Wales 2656, Australia
+61 2 6920 5674
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Lockhart sculpture trail. Recycled metal art.

Totally unbelievable. All the sculptures scattered around Lockhart are made from “farm junk... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sueschneider
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Lockhart, Australia
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Amazing talent.

We went to this place whilst passing by after many years of passing by. The amazing talent... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
heamd001
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Adelaide, Australia
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Doris Golder is a renowned local artist whose rual paintbox consists of one of Lockhart Shire's most historical and important resources - wool. Washed, combed and undyed, Doris has been using naturally coloured wool to create an amazing array of landscapes and portraits since the early 1980s. From Slim Dusty and Greg Norman to Bob Hawke, Tim Fischer and many more famous faces, Doris has captured their very essence by using this unique and highly skilled medium.
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Greens Gunyah Museum | 45 Urana Street, Lockhart, New South Wales 2656, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Totally unbelievable. All the sculptures scattered around Lockhart are made from “farm junk” turned into magnificent art. From a collections of bolts and nuts to create a horse you can see moving in front of you. A “Rain Dragon” that stands at the corner of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this place whilst passing by after many years of passing by. The amazing talent witnessed by this lady’s tapestry is nothing more than commendable. To see and create these is something different. A great world war 1 and 2 memorabilia of the...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Popped in during the Spirit of the Land Festival. Was a wonderful collection of local history, particularly the Doris Golder wool art. Fantastic collection of history behind the main building as well. A must-stop got anyone interested in local history.

Thank Victoria K
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Probably the most extreme level of talent we have ever seen. She should be made into a national treasure.

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

awesome collection of hand made art on display with the history provided by helpful attendants. throughly worth a visit.

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Words can't describe (although I tried to in my review of the museum attatched to this wool art). Very much worth a visit to see this priceless and once in a lifetime collection. You will be amazed at what you will find in this place!

Thank Katie O
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

What a great museum the wool portraits are a thing of beauty really is a must see also has a great collection of old time things

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Visited after a relative told us about this amazing woman who does pictures using natural colour wool. How she has the patience, I have no idea. I had to get up close to the glass to see that it was actually wool and not a...More

Thank Janet1807
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Wonderful day for checking out the tools of the past it was cheap and very interesting loved it check it out next time you are in Lockhart

Thank June W
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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Visited as part of The Spirit of the Land festival. Was absolutely dumbfounded at the 'wool art', a true must see. So many interesting things in the main gallery. Outside in the sheds, the large collection of old farming machinery and other relics reminders of...More

Thank Lorissa S
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