Love Desire & Riches – The Fashion of Weddings

Coming up soon is what promises to be a wonderful exhibition of rarely seen wedding gowns and accessories. The pieces featured in the exhibition are rarely seen and are linked to well known film, television and literature. The gowns span 200 years in time and 50 will be shown. The exhibition runs from July 10 to November 1, 2015. Opening times are Tuesday 10-4pm, with last entrance at 3.30pm.

The event is to be held at Old Government House in Parramatta Park, Parramatta and tickets can be booked online for $16 for adults and $13pp for groups of 10 or more. Your ticket is valid all day, and there are about 20 steps to the first floor areas of the exhibition. To access the exhibition website, click here

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High tea can be had at the adjoining Lachlan’s Restaurant ($44pp) and café items range from $4.40 to $18. Click here to read a review and see some luscious pictures.

Miss Phryne Fisher

For those of you who love Miss Phryne from the ABC TV show,  Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, and her stunning costumes you won’t want to miss this exhibition coming to Parramatta Old Government House from the first of next month for three months. How lucky we are to be able to view this exhibition so close to home.

Tickets must be bought on line and are for timed entry, walk-ins will only be admitted if there is space, here is the link