The next Tower open days are tentatively scheduled for Sunday afternoons, 22 September and 24 November, restoration works permitting.
In the meantime, if you would like a personal guided tour, and have between 5 and 12 persons in your group, contact us via the Contact page.
On Sunday afternoon, 21 July 2019, organ virtuoso Dominic Perissinotto and mezzo-soprano Eva-Marie Middleton will present a concert at Auburn. Here's a sneak preview of what to expect. Booking now open at www.trybooking.com/BBRXI .
Thursday evening, 1 August 2019. Football great, and Hawthorn resident, David Parkin OAM will talk about life, football and everything. Bookings now open at www.trybooking.com/BDDJD . Download the flyer.
From time to time we'll list other events which might be of interest to the Friends and their friends.
The Glen Eira City Choir presents Mozart's Requiem and other choral classics at Auburn Uniting Church on Sunday 23 June at 2.30pm. Conducted by Jane Elton Brown OAM with organist Christopher Cook.
The auditorium at Auburn Uniting Church is available for recitals, concerts, lectures and presentations. Full details are on the Congregation's website. The auditorium, seating 400, is in the amphitheatre style, with a sloping floor and excellent acoustics and sightlines. The choir and dais accommodate a choir of up to 60, and a small orchestra. Keyboard instruments provided are the original Fincham organ, of three manuals and pedals, and a Kawai KG-1 grand piano. Both are regularly maintained and tuned to concert pitch (A = 440). Another piano, a Rönisch upright grand, is located in the rehearsal/warmup room.