Read about recent changes and upcoming events in this newsletter from our new Interim Chairman Bill Brock.
Farina volunteer Steve Harding was interviewed on Radio Adelaide.
Seasons greetings from FRG Chairman Tim Paine.
Steve Harding reports on the successful installation of a new Solar System with batteries at Farina.
How old are your Tyres? Tale of blown tyres on a trip to Farina.
Welcome to the official website of the Farina Restoration Project Group.
Farina is located within the Lake Eyre Basin, on the old alignment of the Great Northern Railway later known as the Ghan Railway, 26Kms North of Lyndhurst and 55Kms South of Marree, near the junctions of the Birdsville, Innaminka and Oodnadatta Tracks in South Australia. The walking trails, information boards and Camping Ground are open 365 days of the year. Every year between May and July the Volunteers of the Farina Restoration Group run a works program to continue the preservation and exhibition of the old Farina Town. The Volunteers also carry out research into the the Buildings, People and activities of Farina and you will find much information in the History menu.
Volunteer Registration for the 2021 Works program is still open. Follow this link for info and the registration form.
What’s on at Farina in 2021…
|All year round||The Farina Township, outside exhibits, signboards and camping ground are open to the Public 365 days of the year.|
|25th April 2021||Anzac dawn service at the Farina war memorial.|
|22nd May 2021 to 18th July 2021||The Farina Bakery, Cafe and Visitors Center will be open and and staffed by the Farina Volunteers.|
|Friday 18th June 2021||Official opening of Pattersons house and volunteer reunion. The event is open to the public and closer to the time we will publish further details.|
|Saturday 19th June 2021||Farina against the rest of the world, annual Cricket Match.|
|Sunday 20th June 2021||Ecumenical Church Service and Flt Lt John Bell Memorial Service.|