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The Old Printery Building and The Bolt Exhibition

39-41 Jerilderie Street, Jerilderie 2716

Ph: 0358861200



Doing the Bolt is an exhibition of convicts and bushrangers. There is an extensive collection of exact replicas and originals including: 30 story boards and banners detailing the life of bushrangers and convicts, pistols and guns flag flown at Eureka Rebellion, cat ‘o nine tails and whipping post, shackles and locks, and much more.

The exhibition is housed adjacent to the Library in the Old Printery building, the historic printing office of the Jerilderie and Urana Gazette run by Mr Samuel Gill. On Monday, 10 February 1879, Ned Kelly tried to find Mr Gill in order to have his manifesto, “The Jerilderie Letter” printed. The restoration of this building was completed in 2012.

Contact the Jerilderie Shire Council for more information.

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.