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Wisemans Colonial Weekend 18/19/20 MAY 2018

Wisemans Colonial Weekend

MAIN EVENT STARTS SATURDAY 19TH MAY @ 10AM Wisemans Ferry Inn Hotel Grounds “Cobham Hall” Welcome to Country ceremony, Speech by Mayor Phillip Ruddock, Smoking ceremony Dance group “Wakagetti Indigenous Corporation” , Jake Cassar “The Bush Tucker Man”   Town Crier throughout town,  Convicts roaming around town and interacting with the public and shops. ‘LIVE THEATRE” SHOW – The Woman o ...[Read More]

Convict Footprints Theatre Production

Convict Footprints Theatre Production

‘Convict Footprints on the Old Great North Road’ tells the stories of the convicts and characters that worked and died building the road. 2017 Program Now On Sale     –      Multi Award Winning Production MAY 13th & 14th  and 20th & 21st       SHOWS LATER IN THE YEAR TO BE CONFIRMED. Morning and afternoon shows Limited availability of 50 tickets per show Book early to avo ...[Read More]

Cobham Hall Wisemans Inn

FREE ENTRY Convict hand huened Sydney basin sandstone built in 1827, is the original grand old residence of Solomon Wiseman.  The sandstone walls are still intact, put together with mortar made from cooked oyster shells. The hand huened rafters are all exposed with some of the original shingles and plaster lining.  It is one of the few buildings left standing in Australia of this age. Kate Grenfel ...[Read More]