Australia Day at Old Treasury

This Australia Day take an exclusive tour of the Old Treasury Building to discover the rare and little known paintings of Melbourne from the 1840s to the 1870s on loan from the Roy Morgan Research Centre Collection. These paintings, watercolours and lithographs provide an insider’s glimpse of the early beginnings of colonial Melbourne and offer an insight into the life of Melbournians, from a swamp town to the opulence and wealth of the gold rush era. From paintings to photographs, visit the Melbourne Panorama, showcasing 150 years of the growth of Melbourne in a single display. Included in this exciting tour is the historic Executive Council Chamber, the office of the Governor of Victoria, since 1862. Tours at 11:00am and 1:00pm.