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Longford Academy LA8 – workshops

This is an update on arrangements for the Longford Academy LA8 to be held 8-13 May 2017. The Longford Academy is now fully subscribed this year.  However, registrations for two workshops which will be run on Tuesday 9 and Saturday … Continue reading

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Longford Academy LA8 – registrations open now

The eighth annual Longford Academy (LA8) will be held at Brickendon and Woolmers Estates (World Heritage-inscribed) in Tasmania from 8-13 May 2017. The Longford Academy is a collaborative learning program led by experienced APT specialist practitioner educators. Participants are engaged … Continue reading

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“Are We Finished?” – People grounded in the traditions that made Melbourne marvellous

“Are We Finished?” – a two-day exploration of decorative finishing trades, techniques and conservation at Labassa and Rippon Lea, Victoria; 4-5 October 2016 Thirty tradespeople and heritage conservation professionals enjoyed two days of demonstrations, activities and discussions on specialist finishing trades … Continue reading

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Longford Academy Spring Workshop 2016

Longford Academy – Spring Workshop, August 2016 With TBCITB support this year, APT Australasia Chapter expanded the number and the skills level of Longford Academy offerings at the Woolmers Estate.   The week of 22–26 August 2016 saw the first master … Continue reading

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“Are we finished” – Materials Conservation Workshop, 4-5 October 2016, Melbourne

“Are we finished” is a 2 day materials conservation workshop to be held on 4-5 October 2016 at Labassa in Melbourne.  This workshop is being organised in conjunction with the Australia ICOMOS “The People’s Ground” conference. The workshop will include an … Continue reading

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Vale Bruce Petry

Bruce Petry   M.Arch B.BSc  ICOMOS  NZCCM  ANZIA Conservation Architect It is with enormous sadness that we communicate the passing of Bruce. Bruce was a significant force in the Heritage New Zealand world since beginning his professional career at the … Continue reading

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Longford Academy 2016 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 … Continue reading

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