Tours of Historic ‘Woodlands’ – The Birthplace of ‘Seven Little Australians’

Date : 5 May 2024

Time : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Address : 1 Werona Avenue, Killara NSW, Australia

Suburb : Killara

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$10 - $15



Event Description

As a part of the Heritage Festival, The Friends of Ethel Turner will be hosting tours of historic ‘Woodlands’ Killara on Sunday 5th May.

The theme for this year’s festival is ‘Connections’ and we’ll be sharing ‘Woodlands’ rich heritage and architecture and stories of past resident and blue plaque recipient, Ethel Turner, author of the classic, Seven Little Australians.

So, please join us as we step back in time to the late 19th-century rural North Shore. All tours end with a cuppa and treat as you listen to a dramatic reading from Seven Little Australians by our President and Historian Susannah Fullerton, OAM.

Tours are 45 minutes in duration.

Tours run every 30 minutes.

Bookings essential.

Note: this is a private residence. Inside access is limited to guided rooms only. No shoes inside. 

Mobility access is limited. Contact the event organiser at [email protected] for more information.

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