Seaworks Museum Tour
As part of Heritage Hobsons Bay and National Trust’s Australian Heritage Festival.
Presented by The Williamstown Historical Society in partnership with Seaworks and the Williamstown Maritime Association.
The Seaworks Maritime Museum has a huge array of models and seafaring items including models of the Williamstown Ferry and the Gellibrand Pile light, both made by a local maritime historian Cliff Gibson, a full set of the First Fleet and a sample of a convict room aboard the hulks. Includes a tour of Melbourne’s first morgue situated on the Seaworks site.
Gold coin donation at the door, bookings essential via http://heritagehobsonsbay.eventbrite.com
HERITAGE HOBSONS BAY
18 April to 19 May 2019
Explore Hobsons Bay during the Australian Heritage Festival. Discover history and heritage from waterfront Williamstown, the original port of Melbourne, to the 177-year-old Altona Homestead built by the Langhorne family. Join us for a program of events; including guided walking tours, exhibitions and open days that tell some of our unique heritage stories.
For further information visit www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au/heritagehobsonsbay or call the Hobsons Bay Visitor Information Centre ON 9932 4310.