Monthly Archives: February 2018

Open Day photos

Head over to the Gallery/Open day and Events Tab (Click image below) and see the latest photos from the last Open Day conducted by the Flinders University and the Friends of Willow Court. An estimated 200-300 people visited the site … Continue reading

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Nurses worried

This article from the Derwent Valley Gazette is from the 17th January 1990 and talks about how the “Patients” weren’t ready for the community.  news paper article  While history would say that this was a false concern, there were some … Continue reading

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Willow Court Redevelopment “For Sale Or Lease In Total Or In Part”

  It’s official, now there is a sign to prove it. The Derwent Valley Council are looking to off load it’s ownership or lease a piece of Tasmanian History. What exactly is the “Willow Court Redevelopment” One would assume it … Continue reading

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14 day “Willow Court Fact Challenge” is on

The fact challenge is on with both the Willow Court Facebook Page and our Willow Court Facebook History Group receiving daily facts for 14 days. Here are the last three day’s facts. All come from the 1831 report into the … Continue reading

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Entire Site for sale

There are three main owners of the west side of the old Royal Derwent Hospital, known as the Willow Court Training Centre and each owner is currently offering their site, in whole or in part, for sale or lease. This … Continue reading

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