Schools Reconciliation Challenge

The Schools Reconciliation Challenge travelling exhibition

nsw 5 Mar 2021 - 29 Mar 2021
The National Trust (NSW) brings the Schools Reconciliation Challenge exhibition back for 2021.
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Enquiring Minds: members-only viewing

nsw 8 Mar 2021
Located in the upstairs rooms of this World Heritage listed property, Enquiring Minds delves 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. It examines how these discoveries added to the
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Enquiring Minds: exploration and discovery in colonial New South Wales

nsw 27 Feb 2021 - 28 Nov 2021
  This exhibition is on display from 27 February – 28 November 2021, Tuesdays – Sundays, 10am – 4pm (last entry 3:30pm) except public holidays.   As a government residence, Old Government House was at the centre of these discoveries. When Governor King arrived in 1800, he brought with him
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Springwood Cats Exhibition

nsw 3 Dec 2020 - 14 Mar 2021
Lindsay’s affinity with cats began with two handsome white cats which were a gift from a nearby neighbour. They turned out to be wonderful at keeping the snakes at bay and earned his gratitude many times over. Thereafter he always had a few special ‘studio cats’ to keep him company.
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Lose yourself in Tasmania

nsw 12 Mar 2021 - 23 Mar 2021
Flying into Launceston and out of Hobart, ten days are spent exploring the state famous for its fine food and breathtaking landscapes. Launceston includes time spent in the Tamar Valley, together with the historic villages and homes of the Evandale and Longford area. The tour then heads west to the
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Sunrise to Sunset at Saumarez

nsw 13 Mar 2021
Visit this elegant, fully furnished Edwardian homestead, a glimpse into pastoral life including the cottage garden, the picking garden, and the heritage rose garden .
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Harvest to Heritage: Armidale Farmers Market at Saumarez Homestead

nsw 14 Feb 2021 - 13 Jun 2021
The hugely popular market is back for 2021, serving Armidale and the local area a mouth-watering selection of up to 30 stalls of fresh produce from local farmers, plant products plus some speciality food producers of the New England and Coffs Coast region. Following a successful season at Saumarez Homestead
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Best of the Blue Mountains

nsw 20 Mar 2021
Experience the very best of the Blue Mountains
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Art in the Park

nsw 20 Mar 2021
  The focus of the day will be illustrating the beautiful trees of Parramatta Park, either as part of the wider landscape or a study of their botanical detail, in homage to George Caley. Caley was the first appointed Colonial Botanist and collected specimens from around Old Government House, using
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Enquiring Minds – Curator’s Talk

nsw 25 Mar 2021
Find out how Governor Brisbane’s star catalogue was created at the Parramatta Observatory over four years by his astronomers Charles Rumker and James Dunlop, using instruments featured in the exhibition. Learn more about the explorations of John Oxley and Allan Cunningham when they ventured west beyond the Blue Mountains and
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Celebrations come to Cooma Cottage

nsw 27 Mar 2021
Cooma Cottage now stands as a fine example of the way our pioneers constructed their dwellings and how they lived; explore one of the oldest surviving rural houses with tours which can be booked on the day. It still sits on extensive grounds ideal for our 75th Anniversary Celebration with
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Children’s Easter Treasure Trail

nsw 3 Apr 2021 - 11 Apr 2021
  You’re off on an expedition to discover where ‘X’ should mark the spot on a map of the Old Government House Grounds. Follow the directions around the grounds and collect a piece of ‘treasure’ at each check-point. As you go, plot your course on your map of Old Government
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Southern Highlands in Bloom

nsw 10 Apr 2021
With the tulips in bloom across the Southern Highlands, book a weekend trip and enjoy the stunning heritage properties and gardens.
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Earth and Sky at Old Government House

nsw 18 Apr 2021
Aboriginal sand painting demonstration, science-themed activities for the kids and an enlightenment-era grand home featuring a new exhibition
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Garden Party at Lindesay

nsw 24 Apr 2021
Garden Party at Lindesay
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Focus on Federation at Sir Henry Parkes Memorial School of Arts

nsw 1 May 2021
Celebrate the 131st Anniversary of Sir Henry Parkes oration with museum tours, an exhibition and a commemorative dinner*.
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Rodneys Roses

The Inner Eye – Natasha Daniloff & Ann Warnes

nsw 2 May 2021 - 23 May 2021
The Inner Eye is a reflection on the artistic experience through 2020.
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Tree of Life at the S.H. Ervin Gallery

nsw 8 May 2021
Celebrateing the abundant plant life of New South Wales with works from Trust collections and contemporary commissioned works.
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Country and Culture at Dundullimal

nsw 15 May 2021 - 16 May 2021
Country and Culture at Dundullimal
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Canberra, the ever changing city: a private tour

nsw 17 May 2021 - 21 May 2021
Enjoy private tours through unique and much loved places in our Capital, staying at the heritage listed Hotel Kurrajong. Inspections include the following: The historic Lanyon Homestead The Australian War Memorial with participation in the Last Post Ceremony Old Parliament House Gardens The award winning National Arboretum Canberra Australian Parliament
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Art of Peter Pinson

nsw 22 May 2021
Exhibition of the art of Peter Pinson OAM
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