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Kangaroo Bluff Battery

, tas

From the time of the first official white settlement of the Derwent Risdon Cove in 1803, there was concern over the possibility of attack by sea.

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Josephite Mission and History Centre

Hobart, tas

View and hear the story of the Josephite involvement in Catholic Education in Tasmania.

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Isle of the Dead

Port Arthur, tas

The Isle of the Dead is the final resting place for military and civil officers, their wives and children, and convicts.

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International Wall of Friendship

Hobart, tas

The International Wall of Friendship commemorates the contribution of migrants to Tasmania.

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Historical Walk – Church Point

Bayview, nsw
Enjoy a historical walk along the foreshores to Church Point
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Hawkesbury Regional Museum Heritage Festival Open Day

Windsor, nsw
As part of 2019 Heritage week, Hawkesbury Regional Museum is holding an open day on Saturday 18th May, showcasing our local heritage with a welcome to country, tours, historical groups, music and good old-fashioned entertainment! Come along for some fun and take a step back in time!
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Dance Spanish Lady: Contagion, Lane Cove and Spanish Influenza 1918-1919

Lane Cove, nsw
The pneumonic influenza pandemic of 1918-1919 killed some 50 to 100 million people worldwide. It arrived in Lane Cove in mid-1919 and killed at least two locals with numerous others falling victim to the virus. Naomi Bassford, will discuss the pandemic and Lane Cove’s response.
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Highlights from the Warrnambool Art Gallery Collection

Warrnambool, vic

Discover the rich cultural and artistic heritage of South Western Victoria in two unique exhibitions 'Wunderlust' and 'Rich Pickings' featuring both historic and contemporary items from the WAG art and museum collections, some that have never before been on display.

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Justice Precinct Tour Launch

East Maitland, nsw
The area that surrounds Maitland Gaol has a long and interesting history and forms part of the early East Maitland settlement as a Government Town. The Justice Precinct walking tour explores the complex relationship between the Gaol and the buildings that surround it.
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Royal Randwick Racecourse Heritage Collection Tour

Kensington, nsw
Get up close and personal with an historical collection stretching back to the 1880s. Come on a tour of the ATC Heritage Centre at Randwick Racecourse where we show off prize items in our collection, and take you behind-the-scenes.
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Bathurst Railway Precinct Tour

Bathurst, nsw
Tour the recently refurbished Station Masters Cottage, District Engineer's Office and Stores Cottage. See how these buildings have been transformed and learn a bit about their history. Perhaps there will be a surprise or two in store with other areas of the site available for access.
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Old Peats Ferry Road, Muogamarra Nature Reserve

Cowan, nsw

Explore the convict built Old Peats Ferry Road, the second road north from Sydney to the Central Coast. This road follows an old aboriginal route and was the precursor to today's old Pacific Hwy.

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Federation Chocolate Factory

Southern Tasmania, tas

See the 100 year old church with an array of vintage harvesting machines nearby.

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Cygnet Living History Museum

, tas

Cygnet was a centre for timber getting, apple and small fruit growing and processing, and boat building.

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Congregational Church (1873) Richmond

Richmond, tas

The first Congregational Church was built in 1844 in Torrens Street but was demolished in 1876 after it was damaged in a storm.

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Copping Convict & Colonial Collection

, tas

Copping Convict and Colonial Collection is situated half way between Hobart and Port Arthur and began life as a garage.

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Governor Phillip Walk

St Ives, nsw
Follow in the footsteps of Governor Arthur Phillip on his April 1788 exploration of Middle Harbour. Hear about the trials of his party, their views of the strange sounds of the Australian bush, their navigation prowess and the results of their exploration.
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Aboriginal Engravings Sites Tour

Ku-Ring-Gai Chase, nsw
Guest Leader: Laurie Bimson from Guringai Aboriginal Tours will lead you on a fascinating walk through West Head, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. With Aboriginal Storytelling, bushfoods and traditional language just some of the topics covered on this walk.
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Forest Walk Dalrymple Hay

Pymble, nsw
Dalrymple Hay Nature Reserve was established in 1972 as a demonstration forest and subsequently listed as an Endangered Ecological Community. A precious remnant of Blue Gum High Forest.
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National Trust Heritage Festival “Connecting People, Places and the Past”.

Otford, nsw
Join us on 15th May for the Govinda Valley National Trust Heritage Festival "Connecting People, Places and the Past".
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Oral History Morning

Mullewa, wa

Join three Mullewa locals; Pat Mills, Kevin Merritt and Clem Keeffe for a special oral history morning with Dr Nancy Broad in celebration of the Australian Heritage Festival as they share their unique connections to Mullewa’s “people, places and the past”.

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