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Join the Gruffalo Trail 2 at Rippon Lea Estate

vic 4 Nov 2020 - 1 Jul 2022
Pick up The Gruffalo Trail 2 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, with new features. The interactive trail is included with garden entry to Rippon
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Old Melbourne Gaol Cluedo Experience

vic 11 Nov 2020 - 31 Dec 2021
Step back in time to solve a mysterious murder, in this world-first event that brings the iconic board game Cluedo to life.
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Beaumont House Open Days

sa 2 Aug 2020 - 5 Dec 2021
    Enjoy a special tour of the house and garden followed by refreshments on the veranda Take a unique tour with a different perspective of Beaumont House.     Claremont Cottage built In 1849 by Augustus Short, first Anglican Bishop of Adelaide and wife Millicent Phillips. Purchased by Sir
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The Trust Makers’ Market

vic 13 Dec 2020 - 12 Dec 2021
Shop lovingly handmade art and design on the sprawling lawns of Rippon Lea Estate, brought to you by The Rose Street Market.
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Andria Beighton – Fuchsia & Friends

vic 5 May 2021
Como welcomes a new artist in residence and the colourful floral works of Andria Beighton
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Doll House: Miniature Worlds of Wonder Exhibition

vic 22 Jun 2021 - 29 Aug 2021
Step inside the doll house and lose yourself in a miniature world of wonder and intrigue.
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National Trust of Australia (ACT) Heritage Awards 2021

act 22 Jun 2021 - 31 Oct 2021
The National Trust Awards recognise projects in the ACT that make a significant contribution to the conservation of the built, indigenous and natural environment in accordance with the principles set out in the Burra Charter. The Burra Charter provides guidance for the conservation and management of places of cultural significance
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Curator Talk – Doll House: Miniature Worlds of Wonder

vic 24 Jun 2021 - 19 Aug 2021
Join the exhibition curator, Dr Annette Shiell, for a glimpse behind the scenes at the making of Doll House: Miniature Worlds of Wonder
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Toasting the Crown

sa 3 Jul 2021 - 26 Sep 2021
  Toasting the Crown celebrates the visit of His Royal Highness Prince Edward The Prince of Wales (late King Edward VIII) to Adelaide in July 1920. King George V was on the throne when Prince Edward visited Adelaide. Many celebrations were held and of course the current Governor, Lieutenant Colonel
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Rippon Lea Estate Garden Tours

vic 20 Jul 2021 - 31 Aug 2021
Join us for a 45-minute social history tour of the garden.
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SALA – For the love of Art

sa 1 Aug 2021 - 29 Aug 2021
Original paintings on canvas by Alyssa Moll using watercolour and acrylic paints. Colourful handmade resin jewellery, which will be available to purchase, as well as prints of various original artwork. Sunday 1 August – Sunday 29 August Weekends from 10am –  4pm Cost: Free or entry to the museum Opening on
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Bird Life Observation Walk at Rippon Lea Estate

vic 3 Aug 2021 - 19 Aug 2021
Rippon Lea Estate Gardens are a tranquil oasis in the heart of suburbia and an unexpected sanctuary for birds in the city
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Enquiring Minds: exploration and discovery in colonial New South Wales

nsw 27 Feb 2021 - 28 Nov 2021
Enquiring Minds is an exhibition which will delve into the eighteenth and nineteenth century voyages of discovery which combined the exploration of the great southern land with scientific advances in navigation, astronomy, mapping, and botanical collecting.
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Between friends Margaret Coen and Norman Lindsay: Letters and Art

nsw 1 Apr 2021 - 12 Sep 2021
Between Friends documents the friendship between artist Margaret Coen and Norman Lindsay. The exhibition features a wonderful selection of watercolours and oils by Margaret Coen, and a sampling of the letters between her and Lindsay.
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Salon des Refusés: The ‘alternative’ Archibald & Wynne Prize selection

nsw 29 Jun 2021 - 26 Sep 2021
The Salon des Refusés is the S.H. Ervin Gallery’s ‘alternative’ selection from works entered into the annual Archibald and Wynne Prizes.
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ACT Region Heritage Symposium 2021

act 7 Aug 2021
In a Land of Fires, Droughts and Flooding Rains, and now Climate Change, and a health pandemic, what role at such times has a community’s heritage in maintaining its sense of place, of belonging, and continuity? In this year’s Symposium, we will explore this question with a series of papers
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Adelaide Tours: Treasury & Tunnels

sa 6 Dec 2020 - 26 Sep 2021
  Journey through winding hallways and underground chambers to meet the colourful characters and deep history behind one of Adelaide’s oldest colonial buildings. From riots to floods to historic reforms the Treasury sat at the heart of South Australia’s political life – come explore its secrets and forgotten stories!  
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Family History at Miss Porter’s House

nsw 8 Aug 2021
See how a century of memorabilia, household items, photographs and documents reveal stories of the Porter family. From colonial beginnings as farmers on Ash Island and in the Singleton area, to their key role in the commercial life of Newcastle’s West End, the Porters made an important contribution to city
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