Dorney House - Porter Hill Tour

Dorney House - Porter Hill Tour

Join Megan Baynes (Cultural Heritage) and Mel Gent (Fire and Biodiversity) for a natural and cultural tour of the heritage-listed Dorney House and the reserved bushland of Porter Hill.

Set atop the gun batteries of Fort Nelson and taking in the panoramic views of the Derwent River and beyond, this house is a modernist classic with a fascinating history.

This tour offers exclusive access inside the house and an in-depth understanding of its history, design, and impact.

Please note: this tour involves a 15-20 minutes walk each way up and down a steep hill to the house.

Tour has a maximum group size of 20 people.

Bookings are essential.

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  • Saturday, 25 June 2022 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Dorney House, Gardenia Grove, Sandy Bay 7005  View Map

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