Welcome to the website of

The Clyde River and Batemans Bay Historical Society

(Accredited under the National Standards for Australian Museums and Galleries)

Some extracts from our Visitors Books:


9/1/19 – Anna Zhang, Sydney – "Very impressed! So many artifacts!"

10/1/19 – Chloe, Kim, Mal, Denis – "Amazing, very interesting, was not expecting this, wow, thx."

17/1/19 – Seb, Nette, Felix & Anna, London – "We love everything! Great you can get up close and have a good look! Just perfect!."

22/1/19 – Charmain Mitchell – "Everything was very well displayed & information very practical & well written. A great & enjoyable museum."

Do you love the natural beauty of the Eurobodalla area?  Then check out the links below:

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The Historical Society acknowledges Aboriginal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which we work and live, and offers our respect to Elders, past, present and future.

Please Note:  The CLYDE RIVER & BATEMANS BAY HISTORICAL SOCIETY INC is endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) from 01 Jul 2000. It is covered by Items 1 & 4 of the table in section 30-15 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997

ANOTHER SAUSAGE SIZZLE? Come along to Bunnings Warehouse on Saturday 2nd March 2019, as the Museum will be hosting the Community BBQ on that day.  We will be in action from 8.30am until 3.30pm.  See you there!