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Experience Edgars Emporium c1910

sa 16 May 2024 - 19 May 2024
  Visitors should not fail to inspect a sight worth seeing when shopping in this Edwardian era emporium!   Explore 13 departments from ladies accessories, couture, haberdashery, homewares, men’s apparel, babies, toys, stationery and confectionery. Staff will be offering startling bargains.   Meet in Evie’s Tea Room, for refreshments, a
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Due Voci | Baroque Explorations Series 3

sa 5 May 2024
  Emma Horwood | soprano Kate Macfarlane | soprano Anne Whelan | harpsichord   The two stunning soprano voices of Kate Macfarlane and Emma Horwood together with harpsichordist Anne Whelan combine with delicacy and grace to perform Baroque duets by Cozzolani, Strozzi, Monteverdi and Handel, and the Baroque masterpiece “Troisième
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Open Days at Stangate Garden

sa 25 Feb 2024 - 24 Nov 2024
Explore the hidden gem of Stangate Garden, a well-kept secret nestled within the hills. Pack your picnic supplies and indulge in a leisurely day amidst the serene garden backdrop. The mastermind behind this landscape is Elsie Cornish, a celebrated garden designer renowned for her distinctive use of colors and arrangement.
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Walking Tour: Somerton Man Mystery

sa 25 May 2024
    On the 1st of December, 1948, an unidentified man’s lifeless body was discovered on Somerton Beach, igniting worldwide curiosity during the early days of the Cold War.   Now, more than 70 years down the line, the enigmatic ‘Somerton Man’ continues to stand as one of the region’s
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Walking Tour: East End Discovery

sa 19 May 2024
  Discover the unique cultural and historical features of East End Adelaide! Join us on this captivating tour as we delve into the unique cultural and historical features that define Adelaide’s East End, a locality celebrated for its bustling markets, gastronomic delights, cutting-edge fashion, upscale hostels, inviting cafes, and exceptional
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Walking Tour: Southwest Corner

sa 11 May 2024
  During the 19th Century, the southwestern part of Adelaide embodied a bustling working-class enclave. Predominantly residential, the area was also home to crucial trades like blacksmith shops that flourished. This locale accommodated pubs, social clubs catering to men, and diverse of worship, reflecting its multicultural composition. Embark on this
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Australian Heritage Festival South Australia 2024

sa 18 Apr 2024 - 19 May 2024
For more than 40 years the National Trust has connected the nation through the Australian Heritage Festival celebrations. From the city to the regions right across Australia, the festival an opportunity for the community to immerse themselves in the country’s rich and diverse heritage, offering unmatched access to special exhibitions,
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Z Ward: Behind The Walls

sa 6 Jan 2024 - 25 May 2024
For almost 90 years Glenside’s Z Ward was home to South Australia’s “criminally insane”, patients who sat on the overlapping edges of criminality and mental illness.   Z Wards construction was completed in 1885 however, it was not opened until 1888. Patients who were accommodated in Z Ward were Governor’s
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Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum

sa 19 Nov 2023 - 21 Jul 2024
Explore twelve rooms in the building, four display pavilions, blacksmith, police cell, laundry and the charming garden. Discover unique hand-made gifts in our stocked shop. Surrounded in a beautiful garden setting take time to wander and explore. The gardens are dog friendly, so please bring them along. They must be
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Open Day at Gamble Cottage

sa 17 Dec 2023
Gamble Cottage is open to visitors who have an interested in the history of Coromandel Valley and neighbouring areas that were once part of this locality. There are lots of historic artefacts, furniture and photographs on display and volunteers are on hand to shed light on the history of the cottage and to share the National
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Watchman House

sa 3 Feb 2024 - 7 Dec 2024
Morning teas at the Watchman House are open to locals and visitors from further afield on the first Saturday of the month from February to December. Volunteers will be on hand throughout the mornings to guide groups through the house and share its stories as well as those of other
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High Tea at Stangate House

sa 19 Feb 2023 - 16 Jun 2024
Join us for an unforgettable premium High Tea experience. You will be clinking tea cups (or champagne glasses!) and sharing laughter with your loved ones against the exquisite backdrop of the award winning Stangate Gardens. Perfect for a girls day out or hens! Fill out the form below to book
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The Art Gallery at Waverly Park Homestead

sa 12 Aug 2023 - 15 Dec 2024
The Willunga National Trust established a new Art Gallery in the heritage-listed Waverley Park Homestead in Willunga. The homestead was first owned by Thomas Smith Kell in the 1840s and later by the Aldam and Allen families. It is located near the entrance to the Willunga Golf Course on St
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Adelaide Hills Garden Affair

sa 5 May 2024
Adelaide Hills Garden Affair and The National Trust of South Australia welcomes you to this not-to-be-missed inaugural gardening event. Showcasing all things gardening, this special one-day event is event is set amongst the historic Stangate House & Gardens, 3 Edgeware Road, Aldgate and coinciding with spectacular autumn colour of the
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Old Treasury & Tunnels

sa 14 Jan 2024 - 8 Dec 2024
Go underground and journey through winding hallways and hidden chambers to discover the stories within and beneath one of Adelaide’s most oldest buildings. Meet some of the colourful characters who shaped South Australia in the building where history was made. From riots to floods to historic reforms the Treasury sat
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Walking Tour: Pennington Terrace, Colonial Gems

sa 27 Apr 2024
  Embark on a fascinating journey, wander the allure of North Adelaide’s idyllic street, unveiling architectural treasures along Pennington Terrace and the enchanting Montefiore Hill. Traverse from the Iconic St. Peter’s Cathedral, a Gateway to North Adelaide’s Splendor, to the modest gathering place of the Religious Society of Friends. This
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Camellia Society September Open Days – Stangate House & Garden

sa 1 Sep 2024 - 22 Sep 2024
The Camellia Society, Adelaide Hills Inc invites you to their September Open Days at Stangate House and Garden. There will be plants for sale and trading table. There is also a refreshments section or you can bring your own picnic lunch to enjoy.  
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Beaumont House Open Days

sa 4 Feb 2024 - 1 Dec 2024
Enjoy a special tour of the house and garden followed by refreshments on the veranda, overlooking the garden, city and gulf (weather permitting). Wander through beautiful gardens and the olive grove.   Claremont Cottage built In 1849 by Augustus Short, first Anglican Bishop of Adelaide and wife Millicent Phillips. Purchased
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