Paddle-steamers once worked their way up and down more than 6500km of the Murray, Darling and Murrumbidgee rivers. They carried wool, allowing settlements to expand… More
About Photo of the Day
The Powerhouse Museum's Photo of the Day blog features a new image each day, chosen from the Powerhouse Photo Library.
The majority of these images have been taken by Museum photographers for a variety of purposes such as for exhibitions, of objects in our collection, events, behind-the-scenes and location shots. We also feature many images taken by our Flickr community and from our visitors. We hope you enjoy the photographs and stories.