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Booloominbah

Location: 60 Madgwick Drive, Armidale, NSW 2350

Constructed: 1884-1888


Booloominbah is a grand mansion designed by the architect John Horbury Hunt for the wealthy pastoral White family. Now open to the public for refreshments you can view Armidale from these refined surroundings over a glass of wine or a reasonably priced meal. Booloominbah is a stop on the Armidale heritage drive.


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Name of item: Booloominbah
Other name/s: The Hill
Type of item: Built
Collection: Residential buildings (private)
Category: Homestead building
Location: 60 Madgwick Drive, Armidale, NSW 2350
Local Govt: Armidale Dumaresq
Designer: John Horbury Hunt
Builder: William Seabrook and John Thomas Brown.
Constructed: 1884-1888
Current use: Administration of University, Café, Bar, social events, gatherings venue
Former use: farm mansion residence, University Administration building, Graduation ceremonies venue (lawns outside)