The pungent aroma of cloves is in the air. Step back in time to 1800s and this is your kitchen.
There is excitement in Parramatta. News of a ship has arrived in Sydney town from the spice islands. Your convict servant has been sent to buy spices from the captain. Trade on the wharf is a busy affair. Every cook needs the clove, cinnamon, rosemary, turmeric, and cardamom for meals to satisfy their masters.
Thought-provoking stories from your guide give a unique view of early Parramatta.
You are welcome to investigate what is in Hambledon Cottage Kitchen!
Lucas Gallery – Female Factory Exhibition included in cottage guided tour.