More Great Properties of Country Victoria
500 Yarra Boulevard, Richmond
Tuesday 21 November, 2017
5.00pm Tour of Burnley Gardens
6.00pm Light refreshments
6.30pm Book launch followed by illustrated talk
Entry price $20
Friends of OGV $15
University of Melbourne Burnley Campus
500 Yarra Boulevard
Illustrated Talk and Book Launch
Join author Richard Allen and discover the significant houses, gardens and histories of Western District properties featured in his new book 'More Great Properties of Country Victoria'. Richard's talk will feature stunning photography by Kim Baker and will give insights into the remarkable stories behind these historic mansions and the past and present owners who have painstakingly preserved their properties' heritage.
The book launch and talk will be preceded by a tour of the wonderful Burnley Gardens. Dating back to 1861, the gardens are a hidden jewel of inner Melbourne.
(all photographs by Kimbal Baker)