A Program of Commemorative Events

There are few who could claim to have had such a fundamental impact on the development of Victoria's cultural, educational and legal landscape as Sir Redmond Barry (1813 - 1880). To celebrate the 200th year since the birth of this colourful and controversial figure, the State Library of Victoria, Supreme Court of Victoria and the University of Melbourne are offering a suite of events to explore the character, impact and legacy of Sir Redmond Barry's life work in the City of Melbourne and the State of Victoria.

7 June 2013 - Redmond Barry bicentennial walk

Guided Walking Tour, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Isobel Simpson, heritage tour guide, will lead a walking tour of a number of Redmond Barry sites in Melbourne.  The tour will commence at the Supreme Court and finish at the Melbourne General Cemetery.
Bookings essential
Inquiries: 8344 0216