may, 2019

05may11:00 am4:00 amTruganina Explosives Reserve Open Day and Picnic


Event Details

In partnership with Truganina Explosives Reserve Preservation Society and Inner West Branch of the National Trust, as part of Heritage Hobsons Bay and National Trust\’s Australian Heritage Festival.

Join a guided tour and discover the remnants of the historic Explosives Reserve and learn about the indigenous plants in the area. Take a self-guided walk around the Under Keeper\’s residence and the Keeper\’s residence gardens, look through the historic houses and browse the historic documents collection.

Bring a picnic to enjoy in the gardens. No bookings required.

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 or call the Hobsons Bay Visitor Information Centre ON 9932 4310.


(Sunday) 11:00 am - 4:00 am