Free entry for everyone to the event on both days! Steam train rides with Peronne ($3 adults), and the little blue steam train Bub (no charge). The 1950s Redhen 'rattler' railcars will be running between Port Adelaide and Adelaide station throughout the two day event. Special return fare applies - $10 per person, under 15 years no charge (accompanied by a paying Adult).
The opening of the display will be performed by Colonel Peter Scott DSO (former CO 3 RAR). Join us afterwards for morning tea on the lawns outside the OR's Canteen around the pergola for light refreshments and an opportunity to visit the other exhibits housed in the galleries of the museum. Enjoy operating our interactive displays at Watson's Pier, the trenches of Amiens and the desert sands of El Alamein!
Friday 7 October 2016 10am - 5pm, Saturday 8 October 9am- 4pm
100 exhibitors, 98 presentations, 47 speakers. Day tickets will be available, but pre-book by 30 September to go into the $3000 prize draw, have priority access to presentations & to receive newsletters leading up to the expo. Additional workshops and presentations available for a fee.
Saturday 1 - Sunday 30 October 2016, Wednesday to Friday 11am-4pm, weekends 10am-4pm
Augmented with items from the Embroiderers' Guild of SA Museum, History SA's travelling exhibition offers a glimpse into the lives of children living in South Australia over successive generations, in both the happy and more challenging times.
Join us for a lively event of insight and inspiration from the world's most progressive and provocative museum makeover artist. One night only in Adelaide and Frank's first Australian speaking engagement!
The garden at Beaumont House will be open to the public under the Open Gardens SA scheme. Come along and discover the lovingly restored gardens and learn about the early history of theses experimental gardens and the remnant olive grove.