Our Local History collection is a compilation of resources reflecting the history of the Barossa region and includes a family history collection, oral history, original manuscripts, township history, Indigenous history, German and early settlement, wine heritage, community groups and historical local newspapers.
The collection can be accessed at the Nuriootpa library. We are increasing our digital collections with online access to historic photographs, oral histories and documents.
A range of history and heritage resources can be accessed through our libraries online.
Local heritage walks and places
|Angaston blacksmith shop and museum||19 Murray Street, Angaston|
|Angaston heritage walk||Angaston|
|Barossa Goldfields Trail||Para Wirra Recreation Park, Cockatoo Valley|
|Barossa Heritage Trail||Various|
|Barossa Museum||47 Murray Street, Tanunda|
|Bethany town heritage walk||Bethany|
|Friedensberg Historic German School Museum||49 Lablacks Road, Springton|
|Herbig Family Tree||Angaston Road, Springton|
|1877 Hill & Son grand organ||3 Basedow Road, Tanunda|
|Keyneton Heritage Trail||Keyneton|
|Lavender Federation Trail||Springton, Eden Valley, Moculta, Truro|
|Luhrs Cottage||407 Light Pass Road, Light Pass|
|Mount Pleasant District History Room||61 Melrose Street, Mount Pleasant|
|Old Union chapel||23 Penrice Road, Angaston|
|Tanunda town heritage walk||Tanunda|
|The Barossa Trail||Kalbeeba to Angaston|
|Whispering Wall||Yettie Road, Williamstown|