Bowning, Binalong & Yass Tour

act 11 Nov 2017
Have you just finished reading Jennifer Gall’s ‘Looking for Rose Paterson’? Well this bus tour will take us through Banjo Paterson Country and the author will be along to bring it to life. We begin in style with an inspection of the c1841 built Cliftonwood Homestead and property in Yass.
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Georgian Glass at Old Government House

nsw 29 Sep 2017 - 21 Jan 2018
Georgian Glass features a range of stunning glassware dating from 1700 – 1840, and includes wine glasses, ale glasses, rummer glasses, jugs, and serving ware. This beautiful collection of glass nicely rounds out the domestic collection at Old Government House, and allows us to bring a new level of interpretation
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Father’s Day Antique Car Collection at Mulberry Hill

vic 3 Sep 2017
Treat Dad to a special day out at Mulberry Hill to view a collection of 20 antique cars from the Mornington Peninsula Historical Vehicles Club this Father’s Day. Cars will be on display in the gardens of Mulberry Hill with their owners to show them off. House tours will also
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Father’s Day Walk and Morning Tea at Endeavour Fern Gully

vic 3 Sep 2017
Enjoy a guided walk through this beautiful fern gully and learn about the native plants and trees that are preserved in this hidden landscape, while also keeping an eye out for wildlife. This 27 hectare property includes 17.5 hectares of rain forest, a meandering creek and a lush fern gully. The
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Woodbridge, May 3 2017. (Photo by Sabine Albers)

The Gentle Arts: Quilts, Lace and Embroidery of Woodbridge

wa 24 Aug 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
Quilts, lace and embroidery usually in store at Woodbridge will be on display during regular house open times Australian Lace Guild group, Bellevue Belles, will also be onsite demonstrating traditional lace-making. Quilts on display are on the National Quilt Register and include one of the oldest quilts in Australia, the
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Swanpool Fundraising Film Day

vic 18 Sep 2017
Meet at Swanpool Cinema to watch ‘The Apartment,’ a 1960 American romantic comedy, winner of five Academy Awards, directed by Billy Wilder and starring Jack Lemmon, Shirley Maclaine and Fred MacMurry.     Ticket: $20  includes drinks, nibbles, basket lunch and film. To book: Phone Elaine on (03) 5743 1570
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Australian Festival of Marmalade 2017

sa 3 Sep 2017
Olivewood Homestead, Renmark, in the Heart of Riverland citrus country, will host the public celebration of the 2017 Australian Marmalade Awards. With public tastings,  a BBQ, Kid’s Corner, Raffle, Magic Show, displays, teas, music and much more!                                            
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RAH Registered Nurse Association

sa 11 Oct 2017
If you are one of the 11,000 nurses who trained at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, join us for a final hurrah at Ayers House Museum. Meet and greet from 1pm, then tour the home and enjoy afternoon tea. Wear your name badge and uniform if you dare! Bookings essential. Cost:
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Ayers House Museum – A Very Victorian Halloween

sa 31 Oct 2017
Enjoy a frightfully fun evening at Ayers House Museum as we celebrate Halloween the Victorian way! Dress up in your favourite costume and prepare for a shadowy night of spooky stories and scary songs. See what’s cooking in the witch’s kitchen and hide under the ghoul’s blanket. Bookings essential. Times:
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Riversdale’s Rare Plants and Growers Garden Fair

nsw 5 Nov 2017
Plants, tools, local produce, wines and ciders for sale. Morning and afternoon teas and light lunches.   A special viewing of Riversdale’s Victorian Christmas – Victorian decorations deck the homestead. A display of poignant memorabilia from the region.   Rare plants and growers fair, gate entry: $7 NT members and
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Open House in Morpeth

nsw 5 Nov 2017
Built as the home of Mayor John Hogan in 1879, the property sits in an acre of picturesque gardens. Interior timber floors and high pressed metal ceilings are beautifully restored.   Details on booking.   Bookings essential: Lynn 02 4932 0518
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Tour of NSW State Records and Nearby 19th Century Heritage

nsw 1 Nov 2017
Followed by a visit to the restored home of ‘The Manse’, home of Mt Druitt Historical Society, and a guided tour and Devonshire Tea at ‘Mamre House’, St Marys.   Cost (includes afternoon tea) $35 memners, $45 non- members   Bookings/enquiries: details available on booking. J Livingstone – 02 4359
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The Cumberland Experience

nsw 10 Sep 2017
Guided tours of State Heritage listed Linnwood House (Guildford), St Bartholemew Church (Prospect), The Boothtown Aqueduct (Greystanes), The Prospect Heritage Precinct including Prospect Reservoir and many more local heritage treasures. Enjoy lunch at Fox Hills Golf Club.   Depart Hambledon Cottage, Parramatta.   $50 NT members, $55 non-members   Bookings
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Macquarie’s Kingdom

nsw 11 Nov 2017
No cost or bookings. Legendary afternoon tea and raffle included.   Ample parking.   Enquiries: Pamela Wells – 02 9621 8645 or micpam50@gmail.com
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High Tea at Lindesay

nsw 9 Sep 2017
Sample traditional sweet and savoury delights while enjoying sweeping views of Sydney harbour.   Cost  $50 pp                             Optional glass of sparkling wine $8                      Reservations essential Online bookings here or contact the booking office on 9363 2401 to reserve your place.    
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High Tea at Lindesay

nsw 2 Sep 2017
Sample traditional sweet and savoury delights while enjoying sweeping views of Sydney harbour.   Cost  $50 pp                             Optional glass of sparkling wine $8                      Reservations essential Online bookings here or contact the booking office on 9363 2401 to reserve your place.    
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Regenerating Places of Faith Conference

sa 30 Oct 2017
South Australia has many historic church buildings that have served their congregations and communities well over several decades. They have enabled congregations to worship and engage in missional activities, and communities to benefit in a wide range of ways. These beautiful edifices were imagined and constructed in times quite different
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12th Reid Open Houses and Gardens

act 5 Nov 2017
Once again, the National Trust (ACT) in collaboration with the Reid Residents’ Association (RRA) and the property owners will open three privately-owned houses and gardens from the 1920s & 1930s in Reid’s Heritage precinct.  The houses and their gardens, which have not been previously opened[1], will be available for inspection. 
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ABC Ultimo Centre Tour

nsw 24 Oct 2017
Look behind the scenes at all aspects of the national broadcaster, with visits to studios in action. Soft-soled shoes are a must. The Centre is only a few minutes walk from bus stops on Broadway and George Street, or a 10 minute walk from Central Station.   Cost (includes morning
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NSW Parliament House and Government House

nsw 22 Sep 2017
We meet at Government House on Macquarie Street for morning tea before a fascinating guided tour of these two important historic buildings.  Originally the Principal Surgeon’s Residence of the ‘Rum Hospital’ 1811-16 , Parliament  House is Australia’s first and oldest Parliament.   In 1845 Sir George Gipps and his wife moved
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Stockton Heritage Walk

nsw 27 Aug 2017
A sand spit across the Hunter River from the city of Newcastle, Stockton has been the home of early industry – from a tweed factory, a famous coal mine, mooring for tall cargo ships, and fishing. This small town, isolated from the main city, still retains a number of its
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