National Motor Museum, Birdwood

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Explore Australia’s largest collection of vintage and classic cars and motorcycles at National Motor Museum. Over 300 vehicles are on display, including the 1908 Talbot that was the first car to cross Australia. As you make your way through the three pavilions here, you'll also see a restored gas station from the 1920s and a large collection of model cars. The museum hosts motoring events such as the Bay to Birdwood Finish Event. Motor clubs from across the country also put on exhibitions throughout the year, so check what's on before your visit. Plan to visit National Motor Museum and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Birdwood attractions using our Birdwood itinerary builder.
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  • What a great collection of mostly cars but also some vintage trucks and motor bikes. All set out well with very informative signs. Even if your not into cars etc you will still find this place interes...  more »
  • This car collection in Birdwood is very nice and I do think car enthusiasts will enjoy it. They also have a large collection of motorcycle. Take a couple hours to see it. Enjoy!  more »
  • awesome cars and motorcycles in the museum, add more cars, motorcycles and trucks (maybe) never regret going here. so people! come to birdwood  more »
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  • This place has huge range of cars kept in good condition. The layout is not boring with various make of cars many date back decades ago even a century back. Also there is a large collection of motorcycles. Staff are friendly. To see the whole museum might take several hours.
  • An awesome toy shop, pity they wouldn't let me take one home
  • Loved the yesteryear cars. It is amazing place to see the variety of cars and motorcycles.
  • Fabulous collection of Australia's historical cars many in original condition as representing their true character.
  • Great history of australian motoring and motorsport and set in beautiful scenery