Archive 2010

Newcastle: Civic Tour

In a tribute to the architect Frederick Menkens on the centenary of his death, the Newcastle branch of the Australian Architecture Association will take people on a walking tour of several Menkens buildings on Sunday 18 April.

The walk will take place during the National Trust's Heritage Festival for 2010 and will include﹕

  • St. Andrews Church
  • Baptist Tabernacle
  • Frederick Ash Warehouse
  • Garrett and Son Warehouse

Other aspects of architecture will be discussed during the walk including adaptations or the re-use of historic buildings, the urban landscape and public art.

The tour will be led by heritage architect John Carr and Brian Suters.

  • Date: Sunday 18 April
  • Time: 10.30 - 12.30
  • Cost: Payment accepted on the day $20 per person $30 family $10 student / Seniors
    AAA members and children under 12 are free

Register at the Lock-Up at 10.15am on the day
90 Hunter Street Newcastle
Phone 4925 2265

Click here for more information.

AAA 2010 Walking Tours

The AAA Walking Tours will start from 17 April 2010.  Tickets to the first tours are now available for purchase on line.  More tours will be progressively added in the coming weeks.

Please click the links to the right to buy your tickets.  For AAA members, your free walking tours can now be booked on line.  Just have your membership number ready when you are booking and don't forget to bring your membership card on the day to show the tour leader.

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