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Posted by on in HISTORY
A Brief History of Orange

Situated on Blackman's Swamp Creek, Orange was proclaimed a village in 1846.  The area had previously been known as Blackman's Swamp Creek. Major Thomas Mitchell named the village in honour of Prince William of Orange whom he met during the Napoleonic Wars (Prince William later became the King of Holland).

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