Wollondilly Visitor Information Centre - illuminARTe
Posted on: 29.04.2016
As part of the illuminARTe Wollondilly Festival, Council’s Visitor Information Centre will be hosting a number of activities.
Free Picton Walking Tours
The information and photographs used during the tours come from the archives of Picton and District Historical and Family History Society Inc.
The first tour will commence at 12 noon starting at the Visitor Information Centre exploring Argyle Street, the commercial centre of Picton. Some of the attractions will include:
- The Court House
- RSL Park
- 1890s houses
- St Mark’s Church
- George IV Inn
The second tour will commence at 3pm starting at the Visitor Information Centre along Menangle Street to the Railway area. Menangle Street was a very busy commercial street in the late 19th and 20th century and some of the buildings have survived. This tour could take two hours. Some of the attractions will include:
- Victoria Park
- Stonequarry Viaduct
- Picton Railway Station
- Menangle Street buildings
The duration of each tour will be approximately 1hr 15min. Walkers must meet at the Visitors Information Centre 10 minutes prior to tour.
Bookings are Essential for tours! To make a booking simply pop into the Visitors Information Centre prior to start of tour, call us on 4677 8313 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Limit of 10 persons per tour.
Free Information Talks in the Visitor Information Centre
Wollondilly Heritage Centre Talk 1pm
A representative from the Oaks Heritage Museum will be having an information session on the Wollondilly Shire and activities that are carried out at The Oaks Heritage Centre.
Robert Sloss Bushwalking Talk 2pm
Robert Sloss will be giving an information session about bushwalking throughout the Shire.
Fun Things to do in Wollondilly 3.30pm
Come and listen to our expert Tourism Officer talk about fun things to do in Wollondilly.
Free Children’s Question & Answer Competition
The Wollondilly Visitor Information Centre will be running a Children’s Guessing Competition on attractions in the Wollondilly Shire. Drop into the Centre to pick up a form.
All correct entries will go into a draw to win some great prizes including 2 x family passes to Trainworks and a Boomerang from Mowbray Park Farmstays.
For further information on what’s happening at the Wollondilly Visitor Information Centre, please contact 4677 8313 or email email@example.com