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Australia Day 2016
We are planning the next Australia Day
Australia Day is the day Altona residents traditional pay tribute to the early founders of the area, Sarah and Alfred Langhorne by visiting the Homestead to experience the historical ambience of this highly historical site, and to participating in the events presented by members of the Altona Laverton Historical Society.
This is a great way to introduce your interstate or overseas visitors to the story of early Port Philip, as the Homestead is the earliest Homestead Run on Port Phillip Bay, early 1840s.