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Lantern Ghost Tours - Ghosts of the Old City Williamstown

Friday and Saturdays 8.30pm to 10.30pm

Explore King William's Town, the original capital of Victoria, by lamp light. Steeped with history, apparitions, alleyways and lager it was once a thriving town full of colourful ladies, drunken sailors and convicts. Visit abandoned morgues, forgotten burial grounds and hidden laneways in Victoria's most historic seaport. Visit Victoria's oldest morgue and Australia's Timeball Tower. Meet at Hobsons Bay Visitor Information Centre, Nelson Place, Williamstown. For more information and bookings contact 1300390119 or visit http://www.lanternghosttours.com  

 

Cherry Lake Market                                                                                           

5th August

Held beside Cherry Lake, Millers Road Altona.  For further information contact Lions Club of Altona Inc. Rick 9398 3946 or Ken 9749 3408.

 

ELF JR The Musical

10th to 19th August

Presented by Williamstown Musical Theatre Company. Held in the Centenary Theatre, 71 Railway Place, Williamstown.. http://www.wmtc.org.au 

 

Farmers Market

12th August

Held in the Robertson Reserve, Cole Street, Williamstown from 9am - 1pm. http://www.rfm.net.au/

 

Craft Market 

19th August

Held in the Commonwealth Reserve, Nelson Place, Williamstown from 10am - 4pm. http://www.williamstowncraftmarket.com.au/

 

Farmers Market                                                                                                         

26th August

Held in the John Morley Reserve, The Strand, Williamstown from 9am - 1pm. http://www.rfm.net.au/

 

Community Festival at Seaworks

31 August

Seaworks is hosting a Community Festival to celebrate the re-opening of the newly refurbished site.  There will be music, rides, ships, food, The Pirates Tavern, historic walks and a parade to welcome home an iconic treasure to Williamstown.  Seaworks, 82 Nelson Place, Williamstown, starting at 11 am.  For further information visit http://www.seaworks.com.au or contact seaworks.williamstown@gmail.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                      

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                              

 

                             

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                            

 

 

 







For feedback and comments please contact the Tourism Officer at Hobsons Bay City Council on (03) 9932 1000 email visitorinformation@hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au