Pelaw Main

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Pelaw Main is located just south of Kurri Kurri. The main attraction of Pelaw Main is Richmond Vale Railway Museum, a volunteer non-profit organisation, formed in 1979 with the aim of preserving the Railway and Mining Heritage of J & A Brown and the Hunter Valley.

The history of the Richmond Vale Railway goes back to 1857 when the first section was opened from Hexham, on the banks of the Hunter River, to Minmi near the Sugarloaf Range, a distance of five and a half miles. The R.V.R.M. runs trains on the first three Sundays of each month from 10.00am - 5.00pm. Steam is the main power but can be substituted, (total fire ban days or mechanical defects etc) without notice with diesels.

Temperatures for Pelaw Main

Pelaw Main has moderate summer temperatures. The summer high temperature for Pelaw Main is approximately 29 °c. The summer low temperature is approximately 16 °c.

Pelaw Main has mild winter temperatures. The winter high temperature for Pelaw Main is approximately 18 °c. The winter low temperature is approximately 5 °c.

January1730
February1729
March1528
April1124
May721
June518
July417
August519
September722
October1025
November1328
December1529

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