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April 2019

Hildegard of Bingen – Friend’s Presentation

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Abbey Museum of Art & Archaeology, 1/63 The Abbey Place
Caboolture, Queensland 4510 Australia
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$10.00 – $15.00 132 tickets left

Join Dr Carmel Bendon as she invites you into the fascinating life of Hildegard of Bingen – from the scientific and natural history worldview of the period, her monastic life, and her role as a female visionary. "Born in Germany’s Rhineland in 1098, Hildegard was not only a prominent religious figure of her day but also – as her considerable writings and works demonstrate – an expert on natural science, medicine and herbal treatments, cosmology, poetry and music. Further testament to…

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May 2019

Abbey Open Day & Second-hand Book Sale (Fair)

May 4 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Abbey Museum of Art & Archaeology, 1/63 The Abbey Place
Caboolture, Queensland 4510 Australia
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Books, books and more books! The world is falling in love with books again, realising the learning and leisure potential to be found in the leaves of a 'livre'. Read them, refer to them, look at the words or the pictures, use them as a door stop or a lounge room ornaments, surrounding yourself with books is truly to everyone's benefit. So ditch the digital and invest in your intellect. Come and find a huge variety, no genre too small,…

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Abbey Trivia Night

May 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Abbey Hall (next to Abbey Museum), 1 – 63 The Abbey Place, Caboolture
Caboolture, QLD 4510 Australia
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$15.00 100 tickets left
Abbey Trivia

Calling all Trivia Tragics! Unlock your knowledge and support the Abbey Museum! Abbey Trivia is back on the 11th May 2019. Registration from 6:00pm; questions begin at 6.30pm. This is a fund-raising evening of fun for all the whole family. Cost $15 per adult; school aged children – free! Enjoy a delicious light supper, lucky door prizes and raffles. All welcome – come with a group or join a group on the night!

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Regency Ball

May 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
$65.00 – $500.00 102 tickets left

Don your Regency best and make your way to the ball Lady Edith invites you to a private ball at Assembly Rooms at the College of St Michael. Come and enjoy an amiable and diverting evening of music, dance, engaging conversation and card games. A light, but sumptuous, supper will also be provided for your dining pleasure. Seating will be assigned, so make sure your party books together.  Dance Kaleidoscope will be on hand to supply music and dance instruction. …

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June 2019

Medieval Banquet

June 29 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, 1-63 The Abbey Place
Caboolture, Queensland 4510 Australia
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Enjoy an immersive evening of entertainment, mouth-watering delights and an enchanting atmosphere at the Abbey Medieval Banquet. The evening of authentic medieval food and entertainment begins with the traditional ritual of hand washing with scented rosewater. Our Lord Steward will guide you through the manners and customs of medieval banquet dining, while our friendly volunteer servers deliver heavenly dishes of medieval food to share. Under the protection Staraya Ladoga, the guard of our banquet hall, spend the night feasting, drinking and…

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July 2019

‘Kids Dig It!’ Medieval Family Fun

July 1 @ 9:30 am - July 5 @ 3:00 pm

Medieval mania has hit the Abbey Museum with the upcoming Abbey Medieval Festival. What better way to celebrate than through a week of Medieval Family Fun at the Museum? All of your favourites will be included, like, archery, mini archaeological digs, and shield painting. Along with some other workshops to keep the whole family engaged, including: embroidery games - skittles, battledore, and quoits brass rubbings paper crafts illuminating letters page training and much more! Tickets available through the Abbey Medieval…

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Medieval Banquet

July 6 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Enjoy an immersive evening of entertainment, mouth-watering delights and an enchanting atmosphere at the Abbey Medieval Banquet. The evening of authentic medieval food and entertainment begins with the traditional ritual of hand washing with scented rosewater. Our Lord Steward will guide you through the manners and customs of medieval banquet dining, while our friendly volunteer servers deliver heavenly dishes of medieval food to share. Under the protection Staraya Ladoga, the guard of our banquet hall, spend the night feasting, drinking and…

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Medieval Tournament

July 13 @ 9:00 am - July 14 @ 4:30 pm

Knights in shining armour, damsels holding their own, a medieval market place and 5 tournaments! Where else would you want to be? This 2 day tournament allows visitors to experience life in the Middle Ages, specifically 600 to 1600AD in Europe and the Middle East. The Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology together with re-enactors, jousters, performers, food vendors and merchants deliver one of Australia’s premier living history events. Take a stroll through the market place to find all you need to furnish…

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August 2019

Abbey Trivia night – August

August 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Abbey Museum of Art & Archaeology, 1/63 The Abbey Place
Caboolture, Queensland 4510 Australia
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$15.00 100 tickets left
Abbey Trivia

Calling all Trivia Tragics! Unlock your knowledge and support the Abbey Museum! Abbey Trivia is back on the 24th August 2019. Registration from 6:00pm; questions begin at 6.30pm. This is a fund-raising evening of fun for all the whole family. Cost $15 per adult; school aged children – free! Enjoy a delicious light supper, lucky door prizes and raffles. All welcome – come with a group or join a group on the night!

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September 2019

Picnic at Pemberley

September 7 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Abbey Museum of Art & Archaeology, 1/63 The Abbey Place
Caboolture, Queensland 4510 Australia
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$9.90 – $35.00

Mr Fitzwilliam Darcy requests the pleasure of your company at A Picnic at Pemberley, in the stunning grounds of the Abbey Museum and Church to partake in an afternoon of elegance and grace. Bring a picnic lunch or pre-purchase a hamper to enjoy in the gardens. Find amusement in games such as pall-mall, the game of graces, battledore and archery. Then find a partner to dance with on the lawn, Dance Kaleidoscope will assist if you don't know the dances.…

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