Portable Iron Houses tour
Dates: Wednesday 14 November 2018
Venue: 399 Coventry St, South Melbourne
Cost: $5 per person. Bookings essential by Wednesday 7 November
Journey into Victoria’s past. Tour the portable iron houses used by migrants arriving after gold was discovered in 1851. Like early IKEA, they were ordered by catalogue, pre-fabricated in England, then shipped here and assembled onsite.