Phillip Island & District Historical Society

Visit to "The Dressmaker" at Rippon Lea

Last updated on 20-Jul-16

Twenty one members and friends enjoyed a bus trip to the mansion "Rippon Lea" on Monday to see the costumes from the film "The Dressmaker". While some of the costumes were downstairs, others were upstairs and many members climbed the stairs to see the rest of the exhibition up there. Those who couldn't were provided with a seat and an ipad screening a film about the upstairs exhibition, which was very thoughtful of the curators.A volunteer guide was looking after each room displaying costumes, and we learnt that the volunteers