Here is the schedule of community and public events at Abercrombie House in 2020. The Morgan family welcomes you to visit Abercrombie House for the regular times of opening (click here for details) plus these exciting special events.
This list will be updated periodically and has links to flyers with more detailed information.
- Call: Bathurst Visitor Information Centre 1800 68 1000
Sat 4 & Sun 5 July ...
Fri 10, Sat 11 & Sun 12 ...
Fri 17, Sat 18 & Sun 19 ... house and grounds open from 9 am to 9 pm (illuminated at night)
Sun 5 July .... High Tea 2.30 pm
Thu 9 July .... Winter Festival Night tour
Fri 10 July .... Jazz CANCELLED
Sun 12 July .... High Tea 2.30 pm
Wed 15 July .... Kids Night Tour 7.30 pm
Sun 19 July .... Christmas-in-July Lunch
Fri 11 September .... Jazz
Sun 20 September .... High Tea
Sat 26 September .... Scottish Night & Ceilidh
Sun 27 September .... High Tea
Wed 30 September .... Kids Night Tour
Kids Night Tours
Winter Festival and Night Visits
School holiday evening tours designed for children aged 7 years and up. Bring a tourch and enjoy a house and garden walk in the darkness! Activities conclude with chocolate milk and cookies on the verandah - times vary to keep you in the dark.
Please NOTE: 15 July tour times have changed to 7.30pm for the Winter Festival
Join us for scrumptious savoury and sweet treats, tea, coffee and live music in the heritage ballroom from 2.30 pm. Always popular - please book early.
One of the Top 10 High Tea experiences in NSW
The Bathurst Winter Festival is a great time to see the house and grounds illuminated and on 9 July only the behind the scenes tour where you go into some spaces rarely open to the public.
Details in the flyer
Four Fridays only in 2020 join Chris McCusker and some great local jazz musicians - 8.00 for 8.30 pm on the nights listed. All performances are in the "jazz cafe lounge" (otherwise used as the ballroom!). Bookings essential
Scottish Night and Ceilidh, 26 Sep
Celebrate the spring equinox in the tradition of bonnie Scotland with the Paramatta Pipe Band, Highland Dancing, Robert Burns and supper including haggis. The activities start with The Lone Piper at 5.30 pm, dancing until 11.30 pm
Join us for a Yulefest winter roast lunch on Sunday 19 July - from 12 noon. Strictly limited seating bookings are essential.
Sun 4 October .... High Tea
Wed 7 October .... Kids Night Tour
Fri 11 December .... Jazz
Fri 25 December .... Christmas Day Lunch
Sat 26 December .... Boxing Day High Tea
Sun 27 December .... Kids Night Tour