Sunday Guided Tours: First Sunday of the Month, 1-4pm
2019 Dates: 6 October, 3 November, 1 December (40th Anniversary Event, 10am - 4pm)
Costumed guides share the intriguing history of the house built as a holiday residence by Victoria's first Auditor-General, Charles Ebden. See the new interior decoration including unusual Victorian wallpapers. Outside enjoy the castle wall and magnificent Moreton Bay Fig trees. Donations accepted.
Black Rock House Historic Ghost Tours
Please return to this page in 2020 for new Historic Ghost Tour dates.
These are held each Winter and are a fascinating way to discover stories about people who lived and worked at Black Rock House, built in 1856 as a holiday residence for Victoria's first Auditor-General, Charles Hotson Ebden. Tour the House and cellar to hear tales of some of the more unusual occurrences in this 'Jewel by the Sea'.
Champagne/Orange juice provided upon arrival with tea, coffee and biscuits at the conclusion of the tour. Please wear warm clothing and sensible shoes. Meet at the front door of Black Rock House.
For ages 16 and above. Tickets are non-refundable. Places are limited to 15 per night. Become a fan of the Friends of Black Rock House on Facebook for updates on all events including Winter Ghost Tours.
Black Rock House Paranormal Tours - 2019 SOLD OUT
2019 Dates - 28 Sep (Extended 3 hour investigation) - Wait List available at trybooking.com. Extended investigation Nights: $60.
As well as our Winter ghost tours that tell the haunted house history of Black Rock House, Paranormal Tours are held for those who seek a paranormal experience with past residents and staff of the House for themselves. Using the latest instrumentation, the team from Paranormal X Files will host your Black Rock House experience in the dark. Open to those 18+ only.
The full income from ticket sales goes towards the restoration and upkeep of Black Rock House.
You can also keep up-to-date though @BRHparanormal on Facebook and Instagram and the website. support the Friends of Black Rock House Inc.
Pre-booked Mid-week Tours
Mid-week tours for groups are available upon request and attract a nominal ticket price. Your enquiries are welcome now. More information about Pre-booked Tours ...
Special tour times may be held on days of special events.
Sunday tour times may change on when special events are held.
The Friends of Black Rock House now have a Facebook Fan page @blackrockhouse. Please like the fan page for recent news and notifications about events and any changes to events (due to weather).
Black Rock House closes for Summer from mid-December and reopens in February each year.