Z Ward Night Tours are back

sa 1 Jun 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
Completed in 1885 and shut in 1973, this stand-alone building with its impressive and inescapable Ha-Ha wall, housed many of the State’s violent and criminally insane patients. Go behind the walls and discover Z Ward for yourself, at night. Most Thurs, Fri and Sat (other nights available on request) Cost:

High Tea at Peninsula Farm

wa 18 Nov 2015 - 24 Dec 2017
Peninsula Tea Gardens offer the traditional 'High Tea' experience on the beautiful Swan river.

Sculpture in the Paddock

nsw 16 Sep 2017 - 8 Oct 2017
Within its first two years, ‘Sculpture in the Paddock’ has been hugely successful and garnered media attention nationally via television, radio, press and social media. Both newcomers and award winning sculptors have taken part and this year the event is exploring new avenues whilst still being located in the pastoral

2017 Avondale Farm Days

wa 15 Jan 2017 - 19 Nov 2017
Enjoy a picnic or BBQ and let the kids play on the Playground Admire the fantastic vintage machinery in the Machinery Museum and then check out how the pioneers lived at the homestead Visit the 1890s Stables and see where the working horses lived and don’t forget to pat Robbie

2017 Salon des Refuses

nsw 29 Jul 2017 - 15 Oct 2017
The criteria for works selected are quality, diversity, humour and experimentation.  The Salon des Refusés exhibition at the S.H. Ervin Gallery has established an excellent reputation that rivals the selections of the ‘official’ exhibition with works which examine contemporary art practices, different approaches to portraiture and responses to the landscape. The Salon des Refusés

Como School Holiday Activities (2017)

vic 27 Sep 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
Please note that there are two sessions running in the morning from 9.30am until 12pm and two sessions in the afternoon from 1pm until 3.30pm.   Looking for something fun, interesting, and different to do with the kids this school holidays? Dress up and take a step back in time
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Garden Tours at Rippon Lea (2017)

vic 27 Sep 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
Experience the magnificent gardens of Rippon Lea during a 45 minute tour. The garden is complex and covers almost 14 acres, which includes a large lake, extensive shrubberies and flower gardens, an orchard of historically significant fruit varieties, a fernery, rose gardens and many other features of historical, landscape and

National Trust ACT Heritage Awards Presentation 2017

act 28 Sep 2017
National Trust (ACT) Heritage Awards 2017 Sponsored by Thursday 28 September 2017, 5.45pm – 7.00pm Bogong Room, Gorman House 55 Ainslie Ave, Braddon ACT 2612 Drinks from 5:45pm, Award Presentations 6.15pm Presentations will be by Mr Mick Gentleman, MLA FREE ENTRY RSVP (for catering purposes): ph 02 6230 0533 email: info@nationaltrustact.org.au

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

TAFE Interior Decoration Presentation

tas 29 Sep 2017
Event! On Friday 29th September from 6pm-10pm, The National Trust Tasmania presents the TAFE Interior Decoration Presentation of their make-over at Clarendon and In Conversation evening. Contact Clarendon to find out more about the exciting guest speakers and book tickets!   29th September – Friday evening 6pm-10pm 

Como House Tours 2017

vic 7 Jan 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
Built in 1847, Como House & Garden is an intriguing mix of Australian Regency and classic Italianate architecture. This time-capsule of Melbourne aristocracy spans a century from the Gold Rush era through two World Wars. A Como house tour offers a glimpse into the privileged lifestyle of former owners, the Armytage family, who
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Dancer in the Dark

nsw 30 Sep 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
Dancer in the Dark is a visual and emotional reflection of then and now, of the ever-changing life journey of an artist through her body of work. The paintings and sculptures shed a light on the processes of art making and various subjects. Exhibition Opening: Saturday, 14 October 2017 from