Beneath the Bank Arcade are the remains of Hobart’s oldest known building. Owner John Short will bring this curious little building’s history to life, and reveal its connection to William Bligh.
Address: Bank Arcade, Hobart
Open: Pre-booked tours only, Saturday 5 November
Highlights: An insight into the history of the building and its ancient basement
Tours: Pre-booked tours 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm (30 min tours). Bookings essential
Building specs: Type: Retail and offices, Built: 1805, 1835, 1860, 1958, Architect: William Collins, Salier & Glaskin