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Old Govt House Belair Nat Park

Some of the photos on this site are of Government House in the city, so I have added some photos of... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2018
Quenton E
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Gawler, Australia
Nice little spot to tour

The Government House is only open certain times. We managed to get in on a Sunday and toured the... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2015
StanleyandMarie
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Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 6 December 2018

Some of the photos on this site are of Government House in the city, so I have added some photos of "Old Government House" which is located in the Belair National Park. The house and gardens are open the first Sunday of every month and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Quenton E
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Old Government House in the Belair National Park is a wonderful "step back in time" experience. the garden is amazing, and the house is simply gorgeous. My favourite room is teh kitchen in the servants quarters.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tina G
Reviewed 15 July 2018

As I passed the gate of the Government House, I asked the officer if I could look at the Government House. He even let me take a picture. That was so nice of him. There was a massive wall around the Government House, I saw...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 14 June 2015

interesting and varied, great to walk around and take your time to look and learn. well signposted and laid out

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank JenJ46
Reviewed 28 May 2015

The Government House is only open certain times. We managed to get in on a Sunday and toured the interior of the building for free. Very interesting history throughout the house - lovely dining room and morning room that has entertained many heads of state...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank StanleyandMarie
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Great opportunity to see a unique piece of Australian history. It was built in 19th Century as the Governor's country retreat (with an indoor plunge pool!) with a separate cottage for his servants - now beautifully restored and maintained by volunteers. Spent a lovely hour...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Alison M
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Old Govt house in Belair National Park is a lovely little gem (albeit rather small), and the indoor swimming pool has to be the main surprise - just to see that over 100 years ago such a thing existed. Good if you like Victorian things...More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank Aussiegirl64
Reviewed 25 December 2011

The gardens are beautiful & the house full of history. Watch for open days or events that are sometimes held in the grounds. Lovely gates at the front of the property.

5  Thank Zumba12
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