Walking Thomastown

Explore the historic Thomastown area from Aboriginal dreaming and productive land use through early European settlement into current day culture and hopes for the future.

Walking Thomastown is a night-time walking event which spans 2.5km of paths from Main St to German Lane and back. Enjoy a variety of lights, projections, sculptures and illuminations along the way as well as audio commentary from Wurundjeri elders to local school children and lots of people in between.

Ticketing information

Book your place for Walking Thomastown here

Event information

Walking Thomastown is a COVIDSafe event. Groups or individuals will start the walk at measured intervals from each other and guides around the route will maintain the safe separation of groups.

Being an extended walking event, attendees should wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the prevailing conditions.

To access the audio portions of the event you will need a smartphone and earphones so that you can scan QR codes and listen to linked sound tracks.

Bring a torch in case you need to see your steps here and there.

Warm drinks will be available for purchase at the start of the trail and also at the end. Convenient parking is outside TRAC or the Thomastown library.


Making your lantern

Click here to download the lantern making instruction guide