Here comes the history
FROM the bridal garments of NSW early settlers to the gown from Muriel’s Wedding, there is a story behind every wedding dress.
One of the biggest collections of wedding fashion ever seen in Australia is on display at Old Government House in Parramatta until November 1.
The Love, Desire and Riches: The Fashion of Weddings exhibition by National Trust NSW spans 200 years of bridal traditions.
For full details, visit love desireriches.com.au.
We are giving away 100 double passes, 20 family passes (two adults, two children or one adult, three children) with a gift pack, and 20 more double passes with a Devonshire tea.
Eight readers will also win a special dinner for two hosted by the director of the National Trust and a VIP tour.
To enter, go to newslocal. com.au and click on the competitions tab.
Select Love, Desire and Riches, complete the form and follow the prompts to submit. One entry per person. The competition closes at 5pm on August 31.
Winners will be drawn at noon on September 1, announced on the competition page on September 2, and notified by email.