The Powerhouse acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the ancestral homelands upon which our museums are situated. We respect their Elders, past, present and future and recognise their continuous connection to Country.

Cars in the Collection

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The Museum has a small, eclectic and historically very interesting collection of cars acquired over many decades. Some are in very original condition while others have been fully restored. Most are powered by internal combustion engines but four are electric. There is also a steam powered 1921 Stanley Steamer and a 1987 solar assisted car.

The oldest car is a 1905 Model F Cadillac which was owned by Sir Robert Lucas-Tooth, of the famous Sydney brewing family, and used on his country property …