Curiouser and Curiouser – Down the Rabbit Hole at Bella Vista Farm
How much do you know about this intact heritage property which is of cultural significance to the nation?
This Heritage Festival, take time to satisfy your curiosity about what makes Bella Vista Farm so special.
Curiouser and curiouser…. Pop down the virtual rabbit hole to Bella Vista Farm and find out more about the fascinating history of this property.
Satisfy your curiosity about the people who lived there. How did they live and farm? What are the many connections with Australian history? What was housed in the heritage farm buildings including the wonderfully restored outbuilding? What is special about the stable floor? When were the Moreton Bay fig trees planted and how old are the Bunya pines? Which shrubs and fruit trees were present fifty years ago or even a hundred years ago?
Do you have questions for us? There will be displays, trash and treasure stall, plant sale, spinning and weaving, fleecy livestock, tours of the homestead and the farmyard, Devonshire teas, barbecue, children’s heritage games, quizzes and music.
What damage can rabbits actually do to heritage properties?