Designed for small groups of 6 to 10 people, these tours will provide an entertaining experience through the Abbey Museum and/or Abbey Church. Stay connected with our email newsletter or you may call the Abbey Museum office for more information (07) 5495 1652
ARTefact - A guided tour led by Geoff Ginn
- Saturday 7th November at 2.00pm
- Friday 13th November at 10.00am
Geoff Ginn provides fascinating insight into how art has played a significant role in the human story. From the cave artist to the masters of the Renaissance, using multiple mediums such as painting and sculpture to bring beauty to their surroundings, as expression of faith or to decorate tools, weapons and utilitarian objects found in the Abbey Museum collection. Explore how art has made us human.
This guided tour is roughly one hour in length and is followed by light refreshments which is included in the ticket price.
Cost: $29.50 per person (max 10 guests)
More about Geoff Ginn:
After art college Geoff Ginn was a High School Art teacher, and later an art subject master. He was a tutor of drawing in the Architecture Department at Queensland University and QUT and later a drawing tutor at the Brisbane Institute of Art. He was co-owner and Director of a commercial art gallery in Brisbane for many years. Geoff Ginn resides right here on Bribie Island, where art remains part of his everyday life as a commissioned sculptor who exhibits quite frequently.
See Geoff’s fantastic works of art here.
A guided tour by Julian of Norwich
Join Rachael Harris as Mother Julian, 14th century Anchorite of Norwich, as she takes you on a historical journey in rhyme, theatre and song through medieval history: the retreat of the Romans, of Saxony, the Church of Rome and that of Henry, of Monastic life and Cathedrals grand, the lives of Lords and the folk of the land. Afterwards, enjoy Medieval refreshments.