Course Summary

Join Isabel Simpson as she guide’s you past gracious homes of the 1870s and 1880s, fronting the Yarra; stroll the magnificent Shakespeare and Coppin Groves – the sanctuaries of ex mayors, former consuls, boot manufacturers, and organ manufacturer Fincham.Pass the fanciful “Hunting Tower” on Church Street, former “Bridge hotel”, Christ Church bluestone church on the hill top, and conclude at the extraordinary “Tay Creggan.

Course Sessions

Sunday, 30th May - 1 class

Session ID DNAX5501C
30 May - 30 May 10:00am - 12:30pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$99 / $95 (conc)

About Isabel Simpson

Isabel Simpson is a leading tour guide whose main focus is historical sites, as well as Art History. Isabel has provided fascinating tours for many leading Melbourne institutions including the CAE, National Gallery of Victoria, City museum, conservation groups as well as visitors to Melbourne, including cruise ships. Isabel is an avid researcher who delights in interpreting Melbourne’s past and present by combining history, architecture and people.

Isabel holds formal training qualifications and is a member of the Professional Tour Guide Association of Australia (VIC) & nationally accredited guide, Guiding Organisations Australia.


Last updated: May 13, 2021 12:54pm