Social Events, Weekend Trips and More
EVENT: 3rd Sunday drive – Werribee mansion and pub for lunch
WHEN: Sunday 17 June 2018
TIME: 10:00 am
DETAILS: Come visit Werribee Park with Motafrenz and discover the story of an Australian pastoral empire and explore the Victorian era in the Italianate-style architecture and interiors of Werribee Mansion. We will be departing from the big car park on the corner of Lanshaw St and Duosa Rd at 10:30 am in convoy for a half hour drive to the historic Werribee mansion. “Stroll through 10 hectares of beautiful formal gardens and open space park land. Werribee Mansion was completed by wealthy pastoralists, the Chirnside family in 1877. Built in the Italianate architecture style, Werribee Mansion boasts 60 rooms in several wings. Following extensive restoration, many of the Chirnside family’s items, including clothing, furniture remain on display. After a few hours here, we will head for the local pub for a hearty feed.
ROAD CONDITIONS: Sealed – Freeway & main roads
SUITS CARS: All types
DESTINATION: Werribee mansion, Werribee
COST: General Admission to Mansion - Adult $10.00, Concession/Child (4 to 15 years) $7.40, Family (2 Adults 2 Children) $31.90. Entry to the Werribee Park Gardens is free. Note that the Victoria State Rose Garden is closed until further notice.
BOOKING: Very helpful for booking a tour and nice to know if should you be running late
BRING: Friends, cheer and map and your pride and joy be it car, partner or family.
PETS: No pets allowed