Visiting the Cottage


Location:

Cnr. Birdwood Avenue & Dallas Brooks Drive, Melbourne (near the Royal Botanic Gardens and the Shrine).

Melway map ref. 2L A1.

 

Open:

Sunday 2- 4pm (October-April), Australia Day, 26 January, and some special event days except...

For information phone 9563 6363, or email ltcm@latrobesociety.org.au

Admission: $5, Concession $4, Families $12

La Trobe Society, Friends of La Trobe’s Cottage & National Trust members free.


Group tours:

Cottage and Government House:

Available all year by appointment, including a visit to Government House.

Cottage - Monday to Friday

Government House - Monday and Thursday.

For bookings click here

Group tour Adult Concession Child/School Group
Both properties $18 $13 $10
Government House only $15 $12 $5
La Trobe’s Cottage only $15 $12 $5

  These booked tours are for groups of 10 or more people.


Events:

For visits to special events see Events

 

School Visits:

For school visits see Education

 

Venue Hire:

National Trust – Venue Hire

 
Explore the Cottage in 3 dimensions 

Clicking this image will take you to Google Street View. To move inside the Cottage, click on the arrow by your mouse when it is pointing in the direction you want to go. Drag your mouse across the picture to look around.

 

Cottage Closed
Grand Prix Sunday 26 March
Open every Sunday in April 2-4pm  

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Getting there:

From the city: take Tram No. 8 to Stop 22 on Domain Road, just after Dallas Brooks Drive. 
Alternatively, take any other tram along St Kilda Road (except Route 1) to Stop 20 and walk across the park.

From South Yarra Station: take Tram No. 8 to Stop 22 on Domain Road, just before Dallas Brooks Drive.

The Melbourne City Tourist Shuttle bus stops on Birdwood Avenue near the Shrine, just before La Trobe’s Cottage.  This is Stop 13 on the bus route.

La Trobe’s Cottage is located on the corner of Birdwood Avenue & Dallas Brooks Drive.
Parking in neighbouring streets is free on Sundays.