Beechworth Courthouse 1858, Victoria

By B Stead

Beechworth Courthouse Beechworth Courthouse

The former Beechworth Courthouse was built in 1852 and ceased operating as a courthouse in 1989.  It is now open to the public on a daily basis.  Local history records that Ned Kelly, his mother and other bushrangers appeared in the courtroom of the Beechworth Courthouse. More

Murrurundi Courthouse 1840, NSW

By B Stead

Please note: if you have landed here looking to contact the Court click here to go to the Murrurundi Local Court contact information.  

Murrurundi Murrurundi Courthouse, Murrurundi, New South Wales

Murrurundi is a rural town on the banks of the Pages River, located in the upper Hunter Valley region of New South Wales.  The town is surrounded by the Liverpool Ranges, in   which various bushrangers roamed in the 1840s.  Ben Hall, one of the most well known  bushrangers, spent some of his early years in the Murrurundi district. More