Monthly Archives: July 2015

New Document Released

New Norfolk Asylum, Historical Background. Report to Austral Archaeology June 1996, by Dr Warrick Pearson has now been uploaded for public viewing. This Report is a detailed archaeological document of the whole site, containing many facts, figures, photos and data … Continue reading

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Lachlan Park Memorabilia sold today

Today I attempted to buy two Lachlan Park Fire Helmets at an auction so they could be placed in the Hospital’s Historical Inventory. After discussing the top price that could be paid with the Chair of the Friends of Willow … Continue reading

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Metal fabricated ramps in place.

The long awaited metal fabricated ramps are now in place at Willow Court, these buildings will, for the first time have mobility access. The placement for the ramp in the Barracks has been done so it doesn’t affect the Heritage … Continue reading

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A piece of history “For Sale”

A piece of history has come up for sale on, of all things, Gumtree. The old ward at Willow Court is owned by the Pierce family who own a number of buildings in the private section at the old hospital. … Continue reading

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