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 151 Byng St, Orange
 02 6393 8444
 02 6393 8199
 museum@orange.nsw.gov.au

Friends

The Friends of the Orange Regional Museum is the community support group for Orange Regional Museum.

The Friends of the Orange Regional Museum seek to support the Museum in fulfilling its role in the community and raising public awareness of the Museum, its activities and collections.

To join the Friends of Orange Regional Museum download and return this membership form and purchase via the Paypal button below.

Membership Type

Membership categories

  • Individual Adult: $35
  • Individual Adult – Concession: $30
  • (holding a current pension card, NSW Senior’s card or valid student card)
  • Joint Adult: $50
  • Joint Adult – Concession: $45
  • Family: $60
  • Youth (16-25): $25

Friends of Orange Regional Museum receive the following membership benefits:

  • 25% discount on entry to all ticketed Orange Regional Museum events and programs
  • 10% Discount at Groundstone Cafe
  • VIP invitations to exhibition openings and special events
  • Exclusive previews and tours of major exhibitions.
  • Exclusive FORM only events.
  • Copy of Orange Regional Museum’s quarterly newsletter
  • Opportunity to support the continuing work of Orange Regional Museum
  • Free entry to Wentworth Main Mine, Lucknowl

Membership general rules:

  • All members will be issued a membership card
  • The membership card will state, membership category, date of expiry and name of member.
  • Memberships are non-refundable
  • Memberships can only be paid as a single annual fee. No half-year or shorter memberships will be offered
  • All members will be notified one month prior to the conclusion of their current membership and given the opportunity to renew via post or online.
  • All membership benefits can only be provided if the member shows a valid membership card
  • Only the person/persons listed on the membership card can claim the benefits
  • Membership benefits cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers

Individual membership

  • An individual membership is for one person.
  • The membership is only valid for the member named on the membership card.

Joint Adult membership

  • Joint Adult memberships can be for any two individuals, regardless of their relationship or whether they live at the same address.
  • Each member will receive a membership card
  • The membership is only valid for the two members named on the membership cards.
  • Both members contact details will need to be provided

Family membership

  • A family membership is valid for two adults and up to three children OR one adult and up to five children.
  • Up to two membership cards will be issued for the named adults
  • The membership is only valid for adult members named on the membership cards and accompanying children
  • A child is any person under 0-15 years of age

Youth Membership

  • A youth membership is for one person aged between 16- 25 year. Proof of age must be shown if requested
  • The membership is only valid for the member named on the membership card.
  • A youth membership can be purchased until an individual’s 26th birthday

Concession membership

  • The concession price applies to any valid NSW government concession card or student card for a tertiary or state institution.

Thank you

Orange Regional Museum would like to thank the following donors, sponsors and supporters:

  • Rowlee Wines
  • Cargo Road Wines
  • See Saw Wine
  • Fresh Fodder
  • Bloodwood Wines
  • Thornbrook Orchard
  • The Bee Keepers Inn

Volunteering

We are currently recruiting for two volunteer positions:

If you are interested in either position, please complete an expression of interest form and return to Orange Regional Museum by 1pm on Friday 21 September.

Further information can be obtained by contacting Orange Regional Museum.

E: museum@orange.nsw.gov.au
P: (02) 6393 8444

Sponsorship

As a community based organisation, Orange Regional Museum (ORM) aims to make its programs as accessible as possible by reducing costs. Through attaining sponsorship the museum can ensure that all members of the community can attend and engage with displays and programming.

Located centrally in a vibrant cultural precinct, Orange Regional Museum is able to offer community exposure to sponsors through advertising online, in print, via social media and during relevant programs. The museum has a diverse audience that exceeded 20,000 people between November 2016 – June 2017 with over 2500 attending events and school programs.

All submissions must align with Orange Regional Museums Strategic Sponsorship Policy, which can be viewed here: Orange Regional Museum Sponsorship Policy and Procedure - ST137

Sponsorship Agreement

As a part of Orange Regional Museum’s sponsorship agreement, a sponsor will need to agree to the follow clauses relating to insurance:

  • Sponsor acknowledges and agrees that ORM does not maintain insurance covering the Sponsor’s property or liability for any Claim against the Sponsor or its staff, employees or subcontractors relating to its activities or property associated with the Sponsorship.
  • The Sponsor must hold and maintain during the term of the Agreement: ◦a public liability insurance policy for a sum of not less than $10 million per claim arising from any one Event in respect of accidental death of or accidental bodily injury to persons, or accidental damage to property, arising out of or in the course of the Sponsor’s activities at the Event; and
  • Workers’ compensation insurance policy in relation to any employees of the Sponsor.
  • The insurances must be effected with an insurer that is authorized and licensed to operate in Australia.

Local businesses are invited to contact the museum about future sponsorship opportunities.

Donations are utilised for different purposes that directly benefit the Museum and the collection. Donations over $2.00 are tax deductible.
If you are interested in making a financial donation please contact the Museum for more information.

E: museum@orange.nsw.gov.au
P: (02) 6393 8444

Plan your visit

Venue Information

Opening Hours: 9am-4pm daily (excluding 25 Dec)

  • Groups of more than 10 people should contact the museum prior to their visit. 
  • There is no admission cost to enter Orange Regional Museum.

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Facilities

Bathrooms including disabled and baby changing facilities are provided on site.

Groundstone Cafe is located next to the Museum and is open from 7.30am – 3.30pm daily. Group bookings available. P: (02) 6394 6386

Short-term parking is available in front of the Museum on Byng Street. Parking for larger vehicles, caravans and buses is on Peisley Street. Long-term parking is available in a carpark near the Museum and can be accessed off Lords Place.

Accessibility

Orange Regional Museum is fully accessible for prams and wheel chairs. A courtesy wheelchair available for use. Please contact us on (02) 6393 8444 for further information.

Privacy Statement

  • Address: 151 Byng Street, Orange, NSW 2800
  • Phone: (02) 6393 8444
  • Email: museum@orange.nsw.gov.au