One Country, Two Cultures, First ContactParramatta Branch National Trust

One Country, Two Cultures, First Contact

Join Governor Arthur Phillip as he retraces his footstep along the banks of the Parramatta River on 24 April 1788. Hear journal accounts of first contact with local Aborigines. Walk past some of the most significant remaining buildings and heritage sites from colonial NSW

Join Governor Arthur Phillip as he retraces his footstep along the banks of the Parramatta River on 24 April, 1788.

Hear journal accounts of first contact with local Aborigines. Walk past some of the most significant remaining buildings and heritage sites from colonial NSW – the world heritage listed Old Government House and Domain, the Parramatta Female Factory, the site of the Government Farm Parramatta, historic Lennox Bridge, Old Kings School and many more.

Enjoy the unique serenity of Governor Phillip’s 1788 camp site at the walk’s end.

Event date

Event Details

Address:
Cnr Phillip and Charles Streets, Parramatta, NSW

Parramatta Ferry Terminal

Times:

9.30am to 12.30pm

Entry fees:
Adults $10, Concession $10, Family $$ 20.00, Members $$ 10.00
Booking:
Prebooking requiredbpowyer@optusnet.com.au
Attendance limit:
Less than 50
Onsite facilities: