Riversdale’s Victorian Christmas

nsw 4 Nov 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
Enjoy 1830s Riversdale, decked out as it would have been in the late nineteenth century with displays of memorabilia of early inhabitants of the home and region.
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Cavalcade of History and Fashion: 1920s Cloaks and Coats

nsw 10 Nov 2018
A parade of elegant and glamorous cloaks and coats.
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Riversdale’s Rare Plants and Growers Garden Fair 2018

nsw 4 Nov 2018
Spend the day in Riversdale's beautifully restored Colonial gardens.
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Everglades Through Different Eyes

nsw 20 Oct 2018
A refreshing and delicious two-course buffet will be served int he Art Deco tearooms of Everglades House.   Cost $45 members $50 non-members. BYO wine. Bookings essential: Anita – (02) 4784 1974 or Sandy – 0410 312 827 or friendsofeverglades@gmail.com
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Festival of Children’s Literature

nsw 15 Sep 2018 - 16 Sep 2018
The much loved and revitalised Festival of Children’s Literature returns to the Norman Lindsay Gallery in Faulconbridge this September 15 and 16. A highlight of the Blue Mountains calendar, the Festival promises to be better than ever and will be a great family-friendly weekend out. Join us to enjoy talks
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In the Footsteps of our Early Agricultural Students

nsw 6 Feb 2019
Join us as we visit this historic site to explore some of the buildings and areas where these early pioneering agriculturalist lived, worked an played. The campus archives office will share with us some of their unique artefacts and records. Please note that we are restricted to a set number
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A Morning at Kurrajong Heights in Late Spring

nsw 4 Nov 2018
A short walking and driving tour in the foothills of the Blue Mountains.
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Cliff Grange – new opportunities

wa
2018 marks the 150th anniversary of the purchase of ‘Greenough Steam Mill’ by Thomas Clinch. Later known as Clinch’s Mill, the purchase included the Mill Manager’s residence Cliff Grange. Clinch was a pioneer in the milling process whose celebrated advancements not only improved milling processes in Western Australia but the
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24th August 2018 – Norm Cramp speaking at Burnett House

nt 13 Aug 2018
Our speaker this month is Norm Cramp, the director of the Darwin Military Museum. He has been here since 1974, and has authored many books on Territory history. He will be talking about “James McDonald: A Territorian of the Great War”.  James McDonald DSO, MM, survived the Great War, served
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Audit House opening hours

nt
Audit House will have reduced opening hours between 17 August to 31 August.   During this period, Audit House will only be open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between 9 and 2pm.   The emails and telephone messages will be checked regularly, and all our executive members are available as they
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2018 Election of Directors – Call for Nominations & Timetable

qld
2018 Election of Directors – Call for Nominations & Timetable
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Gulf Station Open Day with the Victorian Working Draught Horse Association

vic 13 Oct 2018
Come along to Gulf Station to experience Australia’s oldest pioneer farm building precinct. Take a tour of the homestead and gardens and enjoy watching the working horses in action and the sheep shearing. Grab a bite to eat before you view paintings in the homestead by talented local artist Cathie Berry.
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Cooma Cottage: Schools Reconciliation Challenge Statewide Tour

nsw 7 Sep 2018
View winning artworks from students taking part in the NSW Schools Reconciliation Exhibition.
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Grave Watch – Barratt grave #66

wa
In April 2018 four generations of descendants of Enoch Pearson Barratt gathered to celebrate the conservation of the former Government gardener’s headstone. The conservation work was funded by donations to the East Perth Cemeteries Appeal from Ron Barratt, his sister Valerie, a former National Trust volunteer at the Cemeteries, and
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William Robinson: Genesis

nsw 3 Aug 2018 - 7 Oct 2018
William Robinson: Genesis explores the rich experimental spirit and inimitable mastery of Robinson’s works on paper to show that rather than being a minor interest, this medium has contributed greatly to the development of his contemporaneous canvases. Since the 1960’s, Robinson has produced hundreds of works in watercolour, graphite, gouache,
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Sneak peek inside No 4 Pump Station

wa
No 4 Pump Station, on the outskirts of the Wheatbelt town of Merredin, is one of six remaining steam pump stations constructed in 1901 as part of the Goldfields Water Supply Scheme. The Scheme, under the direction of Chief Engineer CY O’Connor, took over five years to complete and was
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Budadee Rangers Program

wa
The Budadee Foundation is an Aboriginal organisation which is proudly supported by the Palyku people, endorsed by the Palyku Working Party, and established under the National Trust. Their primary purpose is protecting the cultural and environmental integrity of the Woodstock-Abydos Protected Area and assisting Aboriginal communities in the East Pilbara region
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Father’s Day – Wolston Farmhouse

qld 2 Sep 2018
This Father’s Day live music, lawn games and rustic charm come together to create the perfect event to celebrate Dad.
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Father’s Day out at Mulberry Hill

vic 2 Sep 2018
Bring Dad and the whole family along for a day of fun and explore an antique car display and house tour before tucking into a BBQ and playing old fashioned games under the Mulberry tree this Father’s Day. General admission Adult: $10 Concession: $7 Child (0-15 years old): FREE National
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Everglades: Life is a Carnival

nsw 1 Sep 2018 - 23 Sep 2018
Works by Anne Warnes and Jan Riley.
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Hunter Gathering – joint tour for National Trust and U3A ACT members

act 19 Oct 2018 - 22 Oct 2018
As with the Mudgee Weekend of house inspections conducted in March 2017, U3A ACT has again received the blessing of the NSW Trust Women’s Committee to arrange a coach tour to their next weekend of country house inspections in the Newcastle area.  Although the coach tour will be operated by
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