Z Ward Night Tours are back

sa 1 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2018
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:

Pirate Day at Polly Woodside (2018/19)

vic 5 Feb 2017 - 1 Dec 2019
Bring along your scallywags and buccaneers and join us at Polly Woodside for a day of adventures. There are treasure hunts, a variety of activities throughout the day and the children get to scrub the decks, ring the bell, participate in pirate games and arts and crafts. Join our Polly crew

Ayers House museum – A Very Victorian Christmas

sa 10 Nov 2018 - 24 Dec 2018
Children (and adults) can take part in a range of special festive activities along with a variety of nineteenth century games. Explore a 160 year old mansion, make Christmas decorations, greeting cards and dress up! Families can stay for as long as they like, and take their handmade cards and

Harpers Mansion: Louisa Atkinson watercolour – The Possum

nsw 11 Jul 2018 - 13 Jan 2019
Returning to the Southern Highlands is a significant painting by Louisa Atkinson, a noted botanist, journalist, novelist and artist of the mid-1900s.

Garden Tours at Rippon Lea Estate (2018)

vic 28 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2018
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 architectural interest, all forming the setting for the polychrome brick mansion completed

S.H. Ervin Gallery: Destination Sydney Re-Imagined

nsw 7 Dec 2018 - 17 Mar 2019
Held over the summer of 2015-2016, Destination Sydney was unprecedented in its achievement and showcased artworks responding to the theme of Sydney as a destination for creative endeavours. Destination Sydney: Re-imagined  returns to the subject of Sydney as a source of inspiration for so many artists, who have been drawn to its

Everglades Gallery: Imperceptible Resistances

nsw 2 Dec 2018 - 23 Dec 2018
Within the framework of contemporary politics of public space and conservation concerns, heritage sites remain places of resistance to development and change.

Dundullimal Homestead: Brett Mon Garling

nsw 8 Dec 2018 - 31 Jan 2019
Dundullimal Homestead’s Shed Function Centre will be transformed into a gallery featuring the works of Australian artist, Brett Mon Garling.

Adelaide Tours – ZWard Behind the walls

sa 3 Nov 2018 - 17 Feb 2019
Go behind the walls of the notorious Z Ward at the former Glenside Mental Hospital.  For almost 90 years it was home to those classified as “criminally insane” on the overlapping edges of criminality and mental illness.  This guided tour explores the architecture and social history of this remarkable building.
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Waiting for Rain – Grossmann and Brough House Gallery

nsw 23 Nov 2018 - 16 Dec 2018
Join us for the wonderful art exhibition at the Brough House Gallery Space by the he inclusive arts group Inside / Outside.
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Christmas Carols at the Farm

wa 15 Dec 2018
Join us in the beautiful setting of Peninsula Farm on the banks of the Swan River. There will be singing with a wonderful mix of traditional songs of joy. Bring friends, family and a picnic.

Riversdale Devonshire Tea

nsw 18 Feb 2018 - 16 Dec 2018
Luscious Devonshire teas and a chance to wander through historic Riversdale Homestead and enjoy the gorgeous gardens.