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Join the Gruffalo Trail at Rippon Lea Estate *Closed*

vic 27 Aug 2019 - 31 Jul 2021
Important Update: In accordance with the revised Victorian state government guidelines, all National Trust properties and attractions in Victoria will be closed from 5pm on 8 July 2020 until restrictions have been lifted. See Coronavirus (COVID-19) update for details.   Pick up The Gruffalo Trail throughout all 14 acres of Rippon Lea Estate.
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Old Government House: Women of Distinction

nsw 31 Aug 2019 - 29 Nov 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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Ours in Trust: S.H.Ervin Gallery

nsw 3 Jul 2020 - 9 Aug 2020
  An exhibiiton focusing on the 19th & 20th century works, featuring artists including Conrad Martens, George Lambert, Jeffrey Smart, Margaret Preston, Portia Geach, Justin O’Brien, David Strachan and many more gems from the Gallery’s collection.
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Ages and Stages: Victorian Era Vignettes

sa 4 Jul 2020 - 30 Aug 2020
Women of the Victorian era were expected to aspire to being wives and mothers and to follow customs associated with mourning. An intimate and tender display of costumes spanning the 1840s to 1880s celebrates some of life’s most significant moments. This a wonderful opportunity to view up close the beauty
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Z Ward: Behind The Walls

sa 9 Aug 2020 - 22 Aug 2020
  ​​​Neither prison nor hospital, the “criminal ward” of the former Glenside Mental Hospital occupies a unique place in South Australia’s history. From the rare ‘Ha Ha Wall’ encircling the building to its striking 1880s polychromatic brickwork, explore the breathtaking architecture and sobering history of this important site.    
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