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Discounts On All AAA Walks in February

The Australian Architecture Association invites one and all to enjoy it's 2015 walking tour program which launched this February.

For over a decade the AAA has been helping people to understand architecture and design and to celebrate this, throughout the year we will be offering some great special discounts on a variety of our tours.

On offer in February are special discounts on the Twilight Walk, Sydney City Walk, Walk Through Time and Redfern Walk. Learn more about the walks below:

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Twilight Walk

February is the month to discover the romance of Sydney's CBD as dusk sets the colours of the city aglow. Over 90 minutes, enjoy a leisurely stroll through the CBD of our harbour city and discover some of the key architecture that has helped shape perceptions of Sydney.

This month all Twilight Walks are a bargain you won't want to miss out on!

Tour Details:
Time: 6.00pm - 7.30pm
Dates:
Wednesday 11 February 2015
Wednesday 18 February 2015
Wednesday 25 February 2015
Cost: $15.00 (Public) / $10.00 (Senior / Student) / AAA Members Free
Click on the above dates to book your tour.

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Sydney City Walk

Enjoy over a 30% discount off Sydney City Walks in February and discover how international styles and the Australian landscape inspired iconic architects such as Harry Seidler. Learn about how historic buildings are being adapted to suit the needs of contemporary society and learn how sustainability is being implemented in the new buildings emerging in the cities skyline.

Tour Details:
Time: 10.00am - 12.00pm
Dates:
Saturday 14 February 2015
Saturday 21 February 2015
Saturday 28 February 2015
Cost: $15.00 (Early Bird Public) / $20.00 (Public) / $15.00 (Senoir / Student) / AAA Members Free
Click on the dates to book your place on the tour.

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Walk Through Time

As you take a leisurely stroll through the city, your experienced AAA guide will help you to discover the history and culture that influenced the development of Sydney's built form. Enjoy over a 30% discount on your Walk Through Time as you learn how architectural styles and building materials have evolved over 200 years.

Tour Details:
Time: 10.00am - 12.00pm
Date:
Wednesday 18 February 2015
Cost: $20.00 (Public) / $15.00 (Senior / Student) / AAA Members Free
Click on the date to book your place on the tour.

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Redfern Walk

From an area known more for industry and public housing, the introduction of new government business schemes, changes to the demographic and the real estate pressures of its inner city location, Redfern is fast becoming home to a generation of cultural creatives.

This 2 hour architecture walk explores the changing landscape of Redfern's built environment. This transformation is epitomised by the presence of award winning designer homes and commercial premises, sate of the art community facilities and a potpourri of retro shops, cafes, restaurants and bars.

Tour Details:
Time: 10.00am - 12.00pm
Date:
Sunday 22 February 2015
Cost: $20.00 (Public) / $15.00 (Senior / Student) / AAA Members Free
Click on the date to book your place on the tour.

Interested in booking your very own private tour with an experienced AAA guide? In the past the AAA has provided customised walking tours for organisations such as commercial businesses, community and cultural groups, universities and schools. Contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

 

  • Article: Vanessa Couzens
  • Images:
    Twilight Tour: Sydney's city skyline - Photographer: Vincent Lam
    Sydney City Walk: '1 Bligh' - Photographer: Vanessa Couzens
    Walk Through Time: 'Hilton Hotel Reflections' - Photographer: Vincent Lam
    Redfern Walk: 'The National Centre of Indigenous Excellence' - Photographer: Vanessa Couzens

 

Members Benefits Program

Magazine Subscriptions: (in alphabetical order)

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  • Grand Designs Australia - $20 for 4 issues / $40 for 8 issues
  • Houses - $71 for 8 issues instead of 6 issues (A saving of $23.60 off normal subscription rate)
  • Home Design - $55 a year (Normal annual subscription $83.70 - save $28.70)

Canon Rewards Club

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Canon Rewards Club offers AAA members the opportunity to discover a range of unique offers from Canon Australia. Click here and activate your account today to take advantage of awesome discounts, unique offers and special promotions that are now available to members. Some of the main benefits you can expect from Canon:

  • Great discounts on a massive range of Canon products (including cameras, lenses, printers & Ink!)
  • FREE Delivery across Australia
  • 14 Day Peace of Mind offer
  • Access to unique sales & promotions
Other benefits our members enjoyed include:
  • Members only events
  • Free tickets to events and movies
  • "Bring a friend for free" to selected walks
  • Discounted AAA merchanise such as the AAA Box of Cards

So start enjoying these benefits today by joining online! (or download and return the form from the membership page)