Community Programs

OPEN HOUSE: Senior Citizens

Fri 13 March: 10am–4pm

We invite senior citizens to enjoy a visit to Lanyon free of charge.
In association with ACT Seniors’ Week.
Free for senior citizens; otherwise normal admission.
Please book for large groups. Guided tours are available for booked groups.

Information/enquiries telephone 6235 5677


Sat 21, Sun 22 March: 10am–4pm

Lanyon and Open Gardens Australia are hosting a garden spectacular.
An opportunity to celebrate everything garden related, from tools to seedlings
to garden sculpture in a gardener’s heaven. Enjoy plant and food stalls, speakers,
tours and children’s activities.

$10 per person, under 18s free.
Group booking enquiries to Open Gardens Australia National Events Office: (03) 5568 1138.

FAMILY EVENT: The great Lanyon Easter egg hunt

Easter Sun 5 April: 9.30am sharp!

Join us for an Easter morning jaunt through the Lanyon garden. The number of eggs is limited so bookings are essential.
$5.50 per child; for children up to the age of 12 years old (with a special search area for children aged 5 years and under). Bookings close Wed 1 April, 4pm at Eventbrite: www.lanyoneasteregghunt.eventbrite.com.au

HERITAGE FESTIVAL EVENT: Archaeological Lanyon

Sat 11 April: 10.30am–12.00pm

Join archaeologist Stuart Huys, Director of Cultural Heritage Management Australia, to learn about the recent excavations undertaken at Lanyon earlier this year, with support from ACT Heritage.
Free, RSVP by Fri 10 April; please wear long pants and sturdy closed-toe shoes.

OPEN HOUSE: Mother’s Day

Sun 10 May: 10am–4pm

Surprise Mum with a trip to Lanyon and a tour through the Homestead. Bring along your own picnic to enjoy in the garden or visit the Lanyon Café.
Free entry to the homestead for mothers and grandmothers, otherwise normal admission.

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