august, 2023

20aug10:00 am3:30 pmA WALK WITH THE PORTERS10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Event Details

A WALK OF 1.5 HOURS WITH THE PORTERS

10am or 1pm – 20 AUGUST 2023 Followed by a tour of the house and refreshments

434 King Street, West Newcastle

Miss Porter’s House Museum, Newcastle’s only National Trust (NSW) property and recently recognised by the UNESCO Australian Memory of World Register, is holding a guided ‘Walk with the Porters’ through parts of West Newcastle.

Stroll past Cooks Hill School, the remains of Steel Street Gasworks and rail line opposite the house, the flood-prone Cottage Creek, shops patronised by the Porters.

Miss Porter’s House Museum, a home from the early 20th Century, was occupied by only one family, the Porters from 1910 to 1997. It contains a large amount of memorabilia of the Porter family’s life as well as life in general at that time.

COST: Adult $30, Family $60, Concession and NT Members $25

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: 0491 622 317

Time

(Sunday) 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

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