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Heritage Week 16 - 24 April, 2016

Australian Heritage Week is an annual national celebration of Australia’s unique heritage. It is an opportunity for all Australians to join together to celebrate our shared and special heritage.

In 2016, Australian Heritage Week will run from Saturday 16 April until Sunday 24 April.

Heritage Week Events in Albany

DIGGING UP THE PAST

STARTS:MONDAY, 18 APRIL 16
ENDS:WEDNESDAY, 20 APRIL 16

Pick up a trowel and get your hands dirty. Explore what archaeologists found when they excavated the site and take part in activities where you too will make a discovery!

Old Strawberry Hill, 174 Middleton Road, Albany, WA

 

FREE ENTRY SUNDAYS @ OLD FARM

STARTS:SUNDAY, 17 APRIL 16
ENDS:SUNDAY, 15 MAY 16

Visit Old Farm, Strawberry Hill, the oldest Government Farm in WA, established in 1827 by Napoleonic War hero Richard Spencer and his wife Ann. Learn more about this fabulous site and its history by exploring the vegie patches and wandering through the interior where you can view information panels.

Old Farm, Strawberry Hill  174 Middleton Road,  ALBANY, WA

The Old Farm, Strawberry Hill was considered old more than 100 years ago. As far back as 1890 it was given the name ‘The Old Farm’, in recognition of being the oldest farm in Western Australia, established even before the Swan River Colony