Walks + Talks


Historical Walks in Carlton

In conjunction with the Carlton Community History Group and the Seniors Festival, we are pleased to present a series of 3 walks for your consideration.

Historical Walks in Carlton – South Carlton
Sunday 2 October, 2 – 4pm

Guided by a local historian, discover remnants of early Carlton before the era of the cast-iron terraces, and learn of its more notorious crimes, notable migrants and more recent controversies.
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Historical Walks in Carlton – North Carlton
Sunday 9 October, 2 – 4pm

Guided by a local historian, explore North Carlton’s 19th-century streetscapes and learn about its history, its forgotten prison, and stories of the Jewish and Italian migrants who settled there.
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Historical Walks in Carlton – South Parkville
Sunday 16 October, 2 – 4pm

Guided by a local historian, explore the atmospheric streets of South Parkville and nearby Royal Park. See a 19th-century pre-fabricated building, the site of a notorious crime, and many fine examples of Victorian architecture.
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