Event Series Public Tour

Old Treasury Building: Public Tour (April 2024)

Old Treasury Building 20 Spring Street, East Melbourne, VIC, Australia

The Old Treasury building is one of very few gold rush buildings still in use in the city. This monthly tour will showcase the exhibitions, including the beautiful building. See areas of the building inaccessible to the general public, including the Executive Council Chamber. This historic room is where the Governor of Victoria has met […]

$15

Safe Steps 2024 Candlelight Vigil

Old Treasury Building 20 Spring Street, East Melbourne, VIC, Australia

On Wednesday 1 May 2023, people across Australia will light a candle to remember those who have been killed by domestic and family violence. By joining this evening of reflection and remembrance, we honour their memories and help bring light to this national crisis. To learn more about the event and RSVP go to the […]

The Teapot in Victoria: Connections in Time

Online , Australia

The teabag may be ubiquitous in contemporary life, but for most of the period from 1840 tea was brewed in a teapot, or in a billy over the fire. Almost every family owned a teapot, and often they owned several, for Victorians were prodigious tea drinkers. So much so, that in 1883 visiting author Richard […]

Free