Walking Tours
08/12/2024
4:30 - 7:00pm
Scheduled

Join us for a heritage walk along Enoggera Terrace and immerse yourself in the stories of the Shire of Ithaca.

The walk will commence at the corner of Enoggera Terrace and Latrobe Terrace at the substation. The first part is little bit of a climb but then the rest of the walk will be on the flat. The walk will finish at the end of the Terrace where it meets Waterworks Road. The last building will be the Red Hill Cinema, where we will enjoy some nibblies and a beverage whilst immersing ourselves in the history of this wonderful building.

Places of interest along the walk include:

  • The Substation
  • Ithaca Fire Station
  • Ithaca War Memorial and Park
  • Ithaca Embankments
  • Ithaca Presbyterian Church – we will see inside and have a look into the history of this wonderful building of worship
  • Red Hill Boys Brigade Hall
  • Ithaca Town (Shire) Council Chambers
  • Red Hill Veterinary Clinic Building
  • Terrace House Building
  • Red Hill Seafood
  • Red Hill Cinema – Food & beverage

Inclusions

  • Paddington guided tour with Fiona Gardiner , Board Director Brisbane Open House
  • Post walk drink & nibbles at Red Hill Cinema

About your tour leader

Fiona Gardiner is a heritage consultant and former Director of Heritage in the Queensland Government. She is an Associate Adjunct Professor and PhD candidate in Architecture at the University of Queensland.

Fiona is passionate about the heritage of Queensland and has a particular interest in Paddington having lived in the area for 40 years. She believes Enoggera Terrace is one of the ‘great streets of Brisbane’.


SUNDAY 8th DECEMBER 2024

TOUR STARTS @ 4:30pm

  • Meeting point The Substation (corner of Enoggera Terrace and Latrobe Terrace)
  • Walking tour: 4:30pm – 6:00pm
  • Post walk drink & nibbles at Red Hill Cinema from 6:00 – 7:00pm

Max 20 participants. Strictly limited capacity.

Level of fitness

  • Basic level required, gentle walk, with some hills

How to get there?

  • Bus: bus stop Trammies Corner
  • Parking: street parking

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