Arms of Australia Open Day and Historical Festival
July 21 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pmFree
Historical Open Day Sunday July 21st 2019
The Nepean District Historical Society will be holding its Annual Historical Festival and Open Day at the Arms of Australia Inn Museum on Sunday July 21st 2019 at Emu Plains, NSW from 9am to 3pm. Admission is free.
There will be special displays of railway equipment and there will also be several unique displays in the Inn.
The NSW Corps of Marines will be at the festival and will be in charge of keeping law and order, helped by members of a Light Horse Regiment from Windsor.
The Marines will have displays, drills and floggings of miscreants and re-enactments from the life and times of the early colony.
As in previous years, there will be activities for the young and old – including the animal farm, pony rides, the old fashioned school room where you can write on slates, Antique & Classic Car Club cars, the Lions Pride Holden Car Club cars plus plenty of stalls including Bonsai, the Morse Codeians, the Ornamental Wood Turners, Pioneer Timber Cutters, the Friends of Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest, the Nepean District Historical Archaeological Group, Penrith Library and food.
Entertainment will include the Tall Timbre Country and Western Band, Scottish Highland Dance Group and Penrith Harmony Barbershop Choir.
The Arms of Australia Inn is on the corner of Great Western Highway and Gardenia Avenue, Emu Plains.
For more information call 02 4735 4394 during our opening hours on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday between 9am – 2pm and on the 1st and 3rd Sunday between 1pm- 4pm or email email@example.com