Elizabeth Farm contains part of Australia’s oldest surviving European home (1793), a lovely homestead built by renegade pastoralist and...
Experiment Farm Cottage
An 1835 colonial bungalow, Experiment Farm Cottage was built by Governor Phillip in 1791 for emancipist farmer James Ruse as an...
Out in the western ’burbs near Parramatta, this is one of Sydney’s most famous racecourses. The big-ticket annual event is the...
Hambledon Cottage information
Lonely Planet review
Not far from Elizabeth Farm, surrounded by 200-year-old camphor laurels and English oaks, Hambledon Cottage , built in 1824 for the Macarthurs’ daughter’s governess, was later used as weekend lodgings and almost became a car park in the 1980s.