Muttama, New South Wales
New South Wales
|Elevation||357 m (1,171 ft)|
|LGA(s)||Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council|
Mining in the area began in the 1860s and Muttama prospered with the discovery of gold at Muttama Reef in 1882. Muttama Reef Post Office opened on 1 February 1876, was renamed Muttama in 1889, and closed on 12 October 1979. The village was served by a railway station on the Tumut branch from 1886-1975, when passenger services were discontinued. All goods traffic on line was suspended after flooding in 1984.
- "Muttama". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales.
- "THE MUTTAMA REEF GOLD RUSH". The Australasian. XXII, (823). Victoria, Australia. 7 January 1882. p. 21 – via National Library of Australia.
- Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 21 February 2011
- "Tumut Branch". www.nswrail.net. Retrieved 5 August 2014.