Image Andrea Gaynor Associate Professor of History University of Western Australia

Curtin Family Home Lecture 2019

wa 9 Oct 2019
Is it time to resurrect the wartime ‘Grow Your Own’ campaign? A real-world experiment in urban gardening for food security took place in Australia under John Curtin’s leadership during the Second World War. Now, more than 70 years later, community gardens, school vegetable gardens, urban apiaries and similar initiatives are
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Samson House

Samson House Guided Tours

wa 6 Oct 2019
Samson House will be open on the first Sunday of every month for guided tours starting in March 2019. Take a look into the lives of one of Fremantle’s most important families who arrived in the Swan River Colony on the first merchant ship, the Calista, on 5 August 1829. Two brothers, Lionel and
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Avondale Farm  Homestead

Avondale Farm Community Day

wa 22 Sep 2019
Join the National Trust of Western Australia, Wheatbelt Development Commission, Lotterywest and the Shire of Beverley as we launch the new accommodation and signage at Avondale Farm. There will be something for everyone with tours and nature walks, children’s activities, local vendors, music and more. Bring your friends and family
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