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Join the Gruffalo Trail at Rippon Lea Estate

vic 2 Aug 2019 - 30 Jun 2020
Pick up The Gruffalo Trail throughout all 14 acres of Rippon Lea Estate. Journey through the winding paths and gardens into a deep dark wood, and spot your favourite characters using the new augmented reality app. The interactive trail is included with garden entry to Rippon Lea Estate and is
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Old Government House: Women of Distinction

nsw 31 Aug 2019 - 16 Aug 2020
While many are known to us, such as Elizabeth Macquarie, Lady Mary FitzRoy and Elizabeth Macarthur, others remain more peripheral, overshadowed by their male contemporaries and circumstances. And yet, so many were achievers beyond their years and times. Learn about Anna Josepha Coombe, who married Philip Gidley King in England in
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First Light: the art of Peter Kingston

nsw 27 Mar 2020 - 3 May 2020
One of Sydney’s best-known artists, Peter Kingston is known for his illustrations, paintings and work as a draughtsman; a survey exhibition of works by Peter Kingston focusing on his passion for Sydney harbour. Kingston’s passion has been to document the great energy and character of Sydney Harbour, its moods and
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Retford Park House & Garden Tours (month of March)

nsw 8 Mar 2020 - 29 Mar 2020
As part of the special exhibition throughout March, ‘It’s In Our Hands to Make a Difference’, you can book a house tour from $28 Wednesdays to Sundays from 8 – 29 March. As you’re guided through the property, you will learn more about each of Photographer Matthew Willman’s artworks who
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Trust Talk: Calamity and Conquest – Dr Allan Hawke AC

act 30 Mar 2020
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED Calamity and Conquest :  A chronicle of the convict Joseph Blundell and his consort Susan Osborne The author, Dr Allan Hawke AC, a well-known Canberran, is a great-great-grandson of Joseph Blundell and ‘Susan Osborne’ through the tenth of their 11 children – Rosanna Meech (nee
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Country Connections

nsw 8 Feb 2020 - 4 Apr 2020
Curation by Milena Sallustio, Dubbo artist. There are 18 participating artists, they include: Shanli Alizadeh Rae Ayling Kerri Capill Susan Carter Michael Dunn Sandra Gaffney Alleyne Graham Pauline Griffiths Margaret McColl Noni Nixon Sally Noble Gill Pedrana Noelene Rawson Felicity Rostron Dianne Saunders Judy Shalhoub Rhonda Vang Stuart Vorias  
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Cumberland Experience V – Windsor: Sydney’s third British settlement

nsw 25 Mar 2020 - 1 Apr 2020
This tour, led by expert Hawkesbury locals Graham Edds (Heritage Architect) and his wife Carol (Heritage Consultant) will visit: Francis Greenway’s St Matthew’s Anglican Church (foundation stone laid by Governor Macquarie in 1817) and graveyard; Windsor Museum, North Street Houses (1840s); the site of the original Government House; Thompson Square;
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