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Family Activity: Meet Floriade’s Giant Gnome and Flower Making
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Family Activity: Meet Floriade’s Giant Gnome and Flower Making
9 October—10 October

Meet Floyd, Floriade's giant pink gnome when he visits Lanyon Homestead! 

Workshop: Doing the Flowers at Lanyon
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Workshop: Doing the Flowers at Lanyon
28 September

Learn how to ‘do the flowers’ in a 19th Century Australian colonial home

Lanyon during Floriade
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Lanyon during Floriade
14 September—13 October

Immerse yourself in the gardens at Lanyon as they bloom with colour this Spring

Wattle Day Display
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Wattle Day Display
31 August—1 September

Celebrate National Wattle day this weekend at Calthorpes' House

Winter Talk: Poo to Power – Turning Waste into Electricity
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Winter Talk: Poo to Power – Turning Waste into Electricity
4 August

Join Michael McCann, environmental entrepreneur and inventor, for an illustrated talk about how the Uniflow Cobber will soon be part…

Mugga Mugga Talk & Tour: Celebrating Family History Month
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Mugga Mugga Talk & Tour: Celebrating Family History Month
3 August

Mugga-Mugga is a special house museum, extraordinary in its ordinariness

In the Garden: Fruit tree and rose pruning
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In the Garden: Fruit tree and rose pruning
3 August

Getting your ‘deadheading’ confused with your ‘topping off’?

School Holiday Workshop: What’ll you whittle?
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School Holiday Workshop: What’ll you whittle?
18 July

Can you whittle the shape of wooden clothes peg from a carrot?

Fireside Storytelling: Wiradjuri Echoes
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Fireside Storytelling: Wiradjuri Echoes
6 July

Gather around the fireside to hear celebrated Wiradjuri man, Duncan Smith OAM, share his Aboriginal Dreamtime stories

Calthorpes House Open Day
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Calthorpes House Open Day
22 June

Calthorpes House re-opens after extensive conservation works

Walk: Lanyon Canoe Tree
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Walk: Lanyon Canoe Tree
25 May

Join Ngunawal custodian Wally Bell on a walk at Lanyon Homestead to learn about the Aboriginal connection to the area and the Murrumbidgee River

Workshop: Feltmaking at Mugga-Mugga
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Workshop: Feltmaking at Mugga-Mugga
18 May

Harking back to Mugga-Mugga’s shepherding history, learn the basics of feltmaking with the Canberra Region Feltmakers in this hands-on workshop

Lanyon walk and talk: Music in the Lanyon outbuildings
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Lanyon walk and talk: Music in the Lanyon outbuildings
4 May
CANCELLED

Since pastoral settlement began at Lanyon, music has been part of the lives of the different classes of people who lived and worked on the property