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Longford Masterclasses – Spring 2018

Masterclasses at Longford Masonry and Mortars, Wood Carpentry, and Roofing Repair Methods 27 Aug – 1 Sept 2018  The Longford Academy Masterclasses are collaborative learning activities led by experienced APT specialist practitioner educators. Participants work on conservation tasks under direction … Continue reading

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LA9 – May 2018

Longford Academy, May 2018 The ninth annual APT Australasia Chapter Longford Academy was held at the World Heritage inscribed Woolmers and Brickendon Estates on 7-12 May 2018. The group of 25 participants included builders, tradespersons, materials conservators, architects, engineers, archaeologists, … Continue reading

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Longford Academy 9 held May 2018

Just a quick note to say that first reports from Longford Academy 9 held last week have now been sighted on social media … … Richard Senior via LinkedIn … Stephen Booker via Facebook

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Longford Academy 9 open for registration

LONGFORD ACADEMY 9 Investigation and repair of significant building fabric Monday 7 May to Saturday 12 May 2018 The ‘Longford Academy’ is a 6-day program in conservation of traditional structures and building fabric, held at World Heritage inscribed Woolmers and … Continue reading

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LA Spring Workshop – 2 Sept 2017

In conjunction with the 2017 Longford Academy Spring Masterclass, the APT Australasia Chapter is pleased to announce a one-day workshop at Woolmers Estate on Saturday 2 September 2017.  This workshop will provide an opportunity for property owners and managers, and … Continue reading

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Longford Academy 2017 Spring Program

The APT Australasia Chapter has responded to the increased demand for participation at the annual Longford Academy with a new APT Longford Academy Spring Program to be held at Woolmers and Brickendon Estates, Tasmania, in late August 2016.  This will comprise three activities. LA Spring Masterclass for Wood Practitioners … 22-26 August 2016 A master class for […]

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Longford Academy (LA8)

The Longford Academy (LA8) held on 8-13 May 2017 was another highly successful activity for members of the APT Australasia Chapter and fellow heritage conservation practitioners.  The collaborative learning program at Woolmers and Brickendon Estates in Northern Tasmania included two … Continue reading

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