Monthly Archives: February 2010

Conservation subjects at the Melbourne School of Design

The Melbourne School of Design is moving to meet an increasing demand for skilled architects and advisors in building and related conservation work, both within Australia and in the Asia-Pacific region. This is an exciting initiative, and it builds upon … Continue reading

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After Macquarie – Conserving Heritage Places

After Macquarie – Conserving Heritage Places Date: Saturday 22 May   A one day symposium for people interested in the conservation of heritage properties. Presentations will include researching & the conservation of building fabric, landscape settings & interior furnishings from … Continue reading

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Longford Academy Primer – Grantham, Tasmania

While travelling in the Tasmanian Southern Midlands in 2009, Donald Ellsmore came upon the village of Bothwell and became interested in a seemingly abandoned property he was later told was ‘Grantham’. A little further north, he also visited the two … Continue reading

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Longford Academy – 3 Day course in Advanced Conservation Techniques at Woolmers Estate, Tasmania

Course Outline APT Australia Chapter will stage a short course in the conservation of exposed wood, metals, plasters and porous masonry materials at Woolmers Estate and Brickendon Estate in Tasmania from 19-21 May 2010. The course will cover advanced conservation treatments for … Continue reading

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