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Sir Donald Bradman Birthplace Museum

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Address: 89 Adams Street, Cootamundra, New South Wales 2590, Australia
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+61 2 6940 2160
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Great for cricket lovers!

A great place to stop and have a look, Three dollar charge very reasonable. Guide very knowledgeable and great memorabilia and lots of it. Worth a stop when passing through... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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O'Halloran Hill/Adelaide
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O'Halloran Hill/Adelaide
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A great place to stop and have a look, Three dollar charge very reasonable. Guide very knowledgeable and great memorabilia and lots of it. Worth a stop when passing through Cootamundra.

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Kiama, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Don Bradman was born in the cottage which now holds memorabilia of the great man. I enjoyed the video of his achievements and the history involved. Check out his 2 match innings scores played at Cootamundra it will surprise you.

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Very enjoyable visit to this establishment when greeted by the most knowledgeable friendly guide. Well wirth the visit and highly recommended.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Feel privileged to have visited where the great man was born, the cottage is quite small but packed full of incredible items to read, explore & examine. Plenty of old pictures, bats, balls etc & interesting stories ensure that you leave satisfied with the experience. The legend of 'The Don' began here, he's an Aussie icon so yes I highly... More 

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Cootamundra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a great spot for cricket lovers and those who love history. Manned by volunteers it contains a wealth of authentic memorabilia about the great man and his times. Pictures, letters, posters, clothing and a fabulous video are all included for the basic price of $3. Not to be missed as well as the Captain's Walk just a couple... More 

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Cootamundra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

A lot of people think Bradman was born at Bowral NSW. He was in fact born at 89 Adams Street Cootamundra NSW and his family moved to Bowral when he was a baby. Grew up and played his1st cricket at Bowral. The home he was borne in is still there and is now the Bradman Museum. It is full of... More 

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Thank Oscar20046
Wollongong NSW
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

This is a little but very informative museum. It was inexpensive and very accessible. I will not go their again, as once seen, their is no need to go again.

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This museum is a gem in Cootamundra - the birthplace of Sir Donald Bradman, "The Don". It is full of cricket memorabilia and photos and trophies won by Don Bradman in his cricket years. There is also a collection of his Australian Team jackets. I would highly recommend this museum to anyone, especially to all Australians in memory of this... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to visit and a 10 min video to watch. Lots of memorabilia to look at,magazines to read from that time. Memorabilia cottage next door easily accessed from Bradmans cottage. Lots to look at and a very friendly staff member on hand for questions.

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Thank Mary L
Cootamundra, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

Many people in Australia wrongly believe Sir Don Bradman (the greatest cricketer ever) was born in Bowral NSW. I have also heard Adelaide was his home town! His parents worked on a property approx 20 km from Cootamundra and the building in Cootamundra that was his birthplace was at the time a midwifes residence / workplace. The family moved to... More 

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