National Trust AGM Chairman, Nicholas Heyward AM and the National Trust of Australia (Tasmania) Board invite Members to attend the Annual General Meeting to be held for 2023 at Runnymede in New Town. Following the AGM is a talk by Lachlan Molesworth, barrister and Chair of the Australian Council of more RSVP Now Join us for the launch of the “hands that shape the bannisters” exhibition at Penghana on the 5th of October. The exhibition will show the evolution of the house over the past 125 years and capture the faces of many who called Penghana home. more The Runnymede Garden team have been hard at work clipping, cultivating, and potting in preparation for the annual Spring Garden Fair and Plant Sale.
Join us with free entry to a beautiful day in Runnymede's heritage garden on Sunday 15th of October from 9:30 to 2pm more First Nations perspectives have often been rendered minority histories in the presentation of Australian History due to the way Western scientific evidence and monumental forms of heritage, have been favoured throughout Australian history-making. Join us for a walk and talk at McCrae Homestead, where the National Trust is exploring how more As part of Geelong's UNESCO Design Week, the NTAV Geelong Branch is offering a guided walking tour of the city's iconic 1900s buildings. more NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING The 48th Annual General Meeting of the National Trust of Australia (A.C.T.) will be held on Thursday 19 October 2023, 5.30pm for 6.00pm. Venue: Gorman Main Hall, Gorman Arts Centre, 55 Ainslie Ave, Braddon. Guest speaker: Mr Duncan Marshall AM, Chair of the Interim ACT more NTAV Members are invited to join Education Coordinator Erin Jamieson for a fascinating talk and tour at Old Melbourne Gaol. more NTAV Members are invited to join The Heights Heritage Home's Head Gardener and Property Curator for an exclusive tour of this stunning Garden. more NTAV Members are invited to join the National Trust’s Senior Curator and Historian, Elizabeth Anya-Petrivna, for an exclusive talk on the National Trust's Costume Collection more My garden is my most beautiful masterpiece – Claude Monet Plants for sale, live music, variety of stalls, sausage sizzle, scones – jam and cream + more! A unique event – come visit! Meet local artists creating art in the garden. Enjoy the creativity from the Banksia Park International High more Featuring Aaron Costa, Amy Cottrell, Chi Weller, Hannah Jane Maybury, Kara Baker, Kuwaii, La Guapa, Millie DeBoo, SMENA, SZN. Expect twenty diverse looks, from ball gowns to suits, the avant-garde to more wearable pieces. All garments are available to purchase at VAULT after the show. This intimate evening is hosted more Step into the past and experience the enchantment of an 1880s Christmas where nostalgia, traditions, and timeless joy await in the Como House of Discovery. more Learn about the origins of the National Trust, early battles and victories and the struggles of gender and class in 1940s to the 1960s. This portrait of the founder of the National Trust of Australia (NSW) will inspire people of all ages. Artwork (L-R): Annie Wyatt with wildflowers c.1910 more Returning for the first time since 2021, join us for a delightful National Trust members and guests Christmas Party at Golden Vale Homestead. Currently closed to the public, this is the perfect opportunity to visit this grand sandstone home in the Southern Highlands which has witnessed almost 150 years of more Before he was Australia’s 14th Prime Minister, John Curtin was under the tutelage of none other than Norman Lindsay. Inspired by his early life the National Trust of Western Australia and Writing WA invite emerging and established writers to attend our 2023 Curtin Family Home Lecture: Writing History. Author Josephine more Book now Inspect three beautiful properties in the height of spring, chosen for their beauty, difference and charm. Includes morning tea. more Gamble Cottage is open to visitors who have an interested in the history of Coromandel Valley and neighbouring areas that were once part of this locality. There are lots of historic artefacts, furniture and photographs on display and volunteers are on hand to shed light on the history of the cottage and to share the National more Morning teas at the Watchman House are open to locals and visitors from further afield on the first Saturday of the month from February to December. Volunteers will be on hand throughout the mornings to guide groups through the house and share its stories as well as those of other more Join Cassie Douglas of Indigo Rose Farm for a garden bouquet workshop at the picturesque Lake View House more Brent’s work focuses on history without sentimentality, emphasising the present and what remains. The abandoned prison, with its bluestone structure, is devoid of personal items but brims with a ghostly aura. It’s a self-contained world with its unique character, rules, and emotions. As an artist, Brent was drawn to the more