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McCrae Homestead – School holiday program

vic 10 Jan 2020 - 17 Jan 2020
With the setting of the Indigenous dwelling our Indigenous Educator will teach children about Aboriginal Culture and Traditions of the local Bunurong People: Learn about different plants and animals that were used for food and medicine by the Bunurong people. Children will make their own witchetty grub to take home.
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Open Day at La Trobe’s Cottage (2020)

vic 26 Jan 2020
Spend the afternoon in the beautiful Domain, with guided tours of the humble La Trobe’s Cottage, the home of our first governor Charles Joseph La Trobe and his family. Don’t forget it will also be Open Day at Government House, so you can visit of the homes of both the first
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Vintage Clothing Sale at Como – Save the Date (2020)

vic 21 Mar 2020 - 22 Mar 2020
Get set to explore our extensive collection of quality vintage and designer clothing, bringing together bold, unique and genuinely iconic pieces spanning the late 1800s through to the present day, including designer wear by the likes of  Alexander McQueen, Armani, Valentino, Max Mara and Missoni, to name a few. There will be
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Private Lives: Labassa’s Artists (2020)

vic 10 Jan 2020
Labassa has nurtured Melbourne’s artistic life for more than 130 years. From grand opera to punk rock, from surrealist film to ceramic sculpture, Labassa has embraced it all. In the 1960s and 1970s the mansion was home to an artistic community of painters, writers, actors and musicians who drew inspiration
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sic transit gloria mundi = thus passes the glory of the world

vic 5 Oct 2019 - 22 Dec 2019
Three local artists have developed and produced artworks which represent original and individual responses to the early years of Barwon Grange house and estate. Ramona Watt, James Watt and Michele Watt have created works in a range of mediums and artforms including photography and assemblage, collage, embroidery, beading, mixed media, montage
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Join the Gruffalo Trail at Rippon Lea Estate

vic 2 Aug 2019 - 30 Jun 2020
Pick up The Gruffalo Trail 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. The interactive trail is included with garden entry to Rippon Lea Estate and is
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Teddy Bears’ Picnic – Save the Date

vic 23 Feb 2020
Join us at Rippon Lea Estate on Sunday 23 February for our annual Teddy Bears’ Picnic. Fetch your favourite ted for a fun-filled day of marvellous market stalls, treasure hunt and vintage carnival. And don’t forget to enter our famous Teddy Bear Parade. You’re sure of a big surprise! This event is FREE for National
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Pirate Day at Polly Woodside (2019)

vic 5 Feb 2017
Bring along your scallywags and buccaneers and join us at Polly Woodside for a day of adventures. There are a variety of activities throughout the day including treasure hunts, scrubbing the decks, pirate games and arts and craft. Join our Polly crew to discover what life was like on a
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Labassa Mansion Tours (2020)

vic 9 Dec 2018 - 19 Jan 2020
Labassa is an outstanding Victorian era mansion with opulent architectural features. The mansion was redeveloped in the French Second Empire style by German born architect, John A. B. Koch, who remodelled the house into a thirty-five room mansion. The interior features gilt embossed wallpapers, ornate stained glass and a rare
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