At the farm, in the fog

 

Now that we’re in autumn, the early morning fogs are back at Rouse Hill House & Farm.

Tuesday’s was a real pea-souper.

The house, gardens and animals emerging from the fog give us a romantic, introspective view of the property that visitors rarely see first hand.

All photos by Scott Hill, Curator, Meroogal & Western Sydney Portfolio

About the Author

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Dr Scott Hill
Curator
Elizabeth Farm, Meroogal, Rouse Hill House & Farm
As a teenager, Scott Hill was captivated by pictures of ruins, trying to imagine how people had lived in these dramatic and crumbling spaces.

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Employment

21/ACP054 Curator, City MuseumsWednesday 6 October 2021

Frontispiece Frugal housewife Mrs Child

Talks

Making the Most of YourselfMonday 18 October 2021

Join CSL&RC librarian Dr Matthew Stephens, assistant curator Marina Grilanc and the State Library's Margot Riley for a discussion on domestic advice manuals, the 'self-help books of the 19th century.' This event is being hosted as part of Rare Book Week.

History Extension Online Seminar

 

The Project: History Extension Online Seminar 2021Thursday 14 October 2021

We are thrilled to announce bookings are now open for our online History Extension seminar, presented in partnership with the State Library of NSW.

Museum of Sydney exterior at night

 

Hospitality Partner Opportunity at Museum of SydneyWednesday 13 October 2021

A rare opportunity awaits a strategic & innovative restauranteur, catering and hospitality service provider at the Museum of Sydney.