In keeping with the rest of the town atmosphere the collection is housed in an old building in the main street. Response from Brian J, Manager at York Motor Museum. Please choose a different date.Is this a romantic place or activity that you would suggest for I just fell in love with every car show cased inside the museum. So many to see - will go again when I have more time at leisure!116 Avon Tce, York, Western Australia 6302 AustraliaWas really surprised about how many cars there were in this small museum. A feature of the museum is an ante-room with automobilia displays and a period workshop within the galleries.

This partnership ceased in 1921: Eastern Districts Chronicle, 29 April 1921, p.3The West Australian, 14 September 1936, p.14; York Chronicle, 27 November 1936, p.2; York Chronicle, 11 September 1936, p.2.Certificate of Title 438/195; and information provided by the York Motor Museum.Landgate: Certificate of Title 1236/816 12 December 2017.R Apperley, R Irving and P Reynolds, A Pictorial Guide to Identifying Australian Architecture, p. 104-107. The capital value was actually £1,500 but the council allowed this to be reduced this to £1,200.Ancestry.com Parker Family Tree, Australian Dictionary of Biography.Eastern Districts Chronicle, 28 November 1908, p.2.Eastern Districts Chronicle, 5 December 1908, p.3, 19 December 1908, p.3, 10 June 1910.Laurie Davies: York, Its Horse and Hey Days, L Davies, 1982, p.viii; The Beverley Times, 13 April 1951, pp.21 and 27.York Town Council rate book, 1928; York Chronicle, 3 February 1928,p 2.Laurie Davies: York, Its Horse and Hey Days, L Davies, 1982, p.viii; The Beverley Times, 13 April 1951, p.6.Eastern Districts Chronicle, 17 November 1916, p.2. In April 1907, the local manager of the Windsor's wife, Adeline Hannah Windsor, then bought the property from the executors of Hardey's estate on 18 January 1908 for £733 five shillings.In August 1908, the tender of J W Rebonds was accepted by the Windsors for the erection of offices and shops on the site. In 1984, the Museum won the For more than 15 years, the curator of the museum was Peter Harbin, who had a history of motor racing.

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Any man who likes cars should visit the York Motor Museum Donated Vehicles. The Collection: Established in December 1979, the York Motor Museum is now recognised as one of the finest private collections of Veteran, Vintage, Classic and Racing Cars in Australia. The museum sits amongst the lovely heritageWe are glad you and your father in law enjoyed the visit to York and our museum Andrew, thanks for the rating.No wonder this is a big stop in all the mags to visit, this place has amazing motorcycles too, rare pieces add to the experience.Thanks for the comment and rating David, we are glad you enjoyed your visit

The deed of assignment of sale was registered in 1865: Landgate Deeds Index VI/302/1872 dated 24 April 1865.Eastern Districts Chronicle, 28 June 1879, p.2, 2 August 1879, p.4, the bakery being described as "next door to the courthouse".R Erikson: Dictionary of Western Australians, who describes the bakery building as a two storeyed building; Eastern Districts Chronicle, 21 December 1907, p.3.Eastern Districts Chronicle, 21 September 1907, p.3.Eastern Districts Chronicle, 20 April 1907, p.3; 11 May 1907, p.3; 8 June 1907, p.4; 21 September 1907, p.3.Eastern Districts Chronicle, 14 March 1908, p.3. We then had a look around theWhat a brilliant place, we just loved it and I’m not even that interested in cars. I also found itIf you passing through Perth or even a local, you should take the time to visit this fine collection. There is not a wall which isn’t covered with historic motorsport posters or signs.For more than 15 years the Curator of the York Motor Museum has been Peter Harbin. Soak in the rich motor history in WA's oldest automotive museum. The lady that we bought our tickets from was so passionate about the place and told us a little about Peter Briggs story and how the museum is still around today. Popular York Categories. You might figure you have seen plenty of old cars and why go 100km out of Perth just to see these. There are exhibits from early Australian automobiles as well as a ModelOne of the few attractions to visit in York, has seen better daysYork is a nice but sleepy town, for a tourist there isn't to much to see or do The motor museum was interesting, some great classics were on display. Visit today! The museum offers three main galleries of cars, motor bikes and bicycles, two general areas and one specialising in the history of motor sport. A great day out for the whole family. At its peak, it exhibited more than 100 cars spread across the galleries and stored down the road at the Museum Workshop. York Motor Museum help. This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of With transportation already included, you can focus on the sights and the history of Western Australia on this tour from Perth, stopping at landmarks such as Wave Rock and the township of York. A fascinating collection of the cars and bikes that have cruised our roads and highways for over 100 years.

The Collection: Established in December 1979, the York Motor Museum is now recognised as one of the finest private collections of Veteran, Vintage, Classic and Racing Cars in Australia. Getting There. Contact details . York was settled on 16 September,  1831 only two years after the establishment of the Swan River Colony.It was the colony’s first inland settlement and the magnificently restored heritage buildings from the Victorian and Federation eras give the town great tourism appeal. Some of the vehicles were donated.