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Happy Birthday House - Fitzroy Heritage Festival 2015

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World Heritage Week in Fitzroy
Happy Birthday House is a day of celebration of Fitzroy's historical houses (and other buildings) and their exciting histories.

Being Melbourne's first and oldest suburb, many homes are now 150 years old or more!

Presented by Fitzroy Residents Association, Happy Birthday House is a great opportunity for our valuable history to be shared with others.

In conjunction with World Heritage Week, a selection of houses will be participating in Fitzroy's 3rd year Happy Birthday House (HBH) event. These historic houses and other buildings will be easily identified by a HBH balloon that will also display historical information researched by the owners or occupants of that property.

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Happy Birthday House 2015

Different coloured balloons will distinguish those that are younger or those that are older than 150 years old.

All are welcome to walk the streets of Fitzroy to read the interesting information on participating properties!

List of participating properties are :

Bad Frankie Bar, 141 Greeves Street (Open for business from 3pm)
1 Hargreaves Street
109 St David Street
23 Hodgson Street
192 Moor Street
Fitzroy Town Hall, 128 Moor Street
49 Gore Street
5 King William Street
7 King William Street
22 Hanover Street
165 Fitzroy Street
Sisters of Mercy, 88 Nicholson Street

Map of the participating houses can be downloaded from the Fitzroy Residents Association website.

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Why? Visit historic homes
When: 11am to 5pm, 3 May 2015
Phone: 0417 339 589
Where: Fitzroy
Cost: Free
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