Go behind the walls of the notorious Z Ward at the former Glenside Mental Hospital. For almost 90 years it was home to those classified as 'criminally insane' on the overlapping edges of criminality and mental illness. This guided tour explores the architecture and social history of this remarkable building.
Sundays 7 August and 4 September, 2016, 2pm - 4.30pm
Beaumont House is a State Heritage listed property built in 1849 by Augustus Short, the first Anglican Bishop of Adelaide, and after, the home of Sir Samuel Davenport, politician, horticulturist & pioneer of the olive oil industy in SA. Guided tour - includes afternoon tea.
Saturday 6 August 2016. Hall opens 1,45pm for 2pm start.
Join the Art Deco & Modernism Society Adelaide Chapter for a fashion parade showing the development of Art Deco fashion through the twentieth century, followed by a Devonshire Tea with scrumptious scones!
Saturday 6 - Sunday 28 August 2016, Weekends only 11am-4pm
As part of the SALA Festival, diverse contemporary artworks incorporating artefacts from the old Onkaparinga Woollen Mills in Lobethal. The artworks interpret societal, technological & industrial changes since the industrial revolution.
Celebrate internationally renowned Beatrix Potter's 150th birthday at Stangate House's special open day with Cornish Tea and Carrot Cake, open fires and children's activities. Peter Rabbit, Flopsy, Mopsy, Cottontail and Jemima Puddleduck would love you to join us!
Presented by Wolfgang Victor Preiss who was born in Shanghai in 1944 to Austrian parents Josef and Katharina who, twice in their lives, found themselves refugees. All welcome. No charge. Refreshments provided.