Union Camp and Hole


The Union Camp was used as a base for 400 shearers during the 1891 Shearers’ Strike.

Small signs of their occupation can still be seen.

Follow the signs to Union Camp located 4.2kms from Muttaburra. Union Hole is just 0.9kms further on from Union Camp. Striking shearers in 1891 drew water from this hole and carted it by dray back to their camp.

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