A Journey along the Old Windsor Road

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A Journey along the Old Windsor Road

<p>In 1794 a road was established between the Green Hills/Hawkesbury area and Parramatta. We travel this colonial road to Windsor visiting historic sites and fascinating homes and inns along its

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In 1794 a road was established between the Green Hills/Hawkesbury area and Parramatta. We travel this colonial road to Windsor visiting historic sites and fascinating homes and inns along its length. We look at the importance of Windsor and Parramatta. This course will help the participant in organising their own exploration of this heritage area.


SUGGESTED READING

  • Hawkesbury River History - edited by Jocelyn Powell and Lorraine Banks
  • Macquarie’s Five Towns - Olaf Ruhen and Bruce Adams
  • The Historic Buildings Of Windsor and Richmond - Helen Proudfoot (Kangaroo Press 1987)


COURSE OUTLINE

  • Parramatta
  • Windsor
  • Rouse Hill Farm
  • Colonial Inns
  • Planning your own visits


PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES
By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Have a greater appreciation of Old Windsor Road to visit for historical and general interest.