Coal Range Cooks

05/05/2021 - 21/07/2021

Visit Highwic during our Coal Range Cooking days and see, smell and taste cooking being done on our authentic Victorian coal range.

Coal Range Cooks
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On selected days our coal fired stove will be lit and in operation with our kitchen volunteers cooking up something yummy from original Victorian recipes. Try out freshly-made cakes, biscuits and seasonally themed goodies.

Be sure to check our website to find additional dates when the coal range is running during special events and school holiday programmes.  Session runs 11am - 2pm.

Please check before your visit as the exact days* and times that the coal range will be running are subject to change. Additional charges may apply for some coal range events.

*Planned fortnightly dates for Coal Range Cooking (please telephone to check before you visit to avoid disappointment)

Wednesday 7 July

Wednesday 21 July.


  • 40 Gillies Avenue - enter from Mortimer Pass
  • A small amount of parking is available on site for our visitors
  • Newmarket
  • Auckland
  • 1023

Contact Information

Opening Hours

  • Wednesday - Sunday
  • 10.30am - 4.30pm
  • Last admission into the house at 3.45pm.
  • Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day


Adults: $10 Accompanied children under 18 years: free. Children under 15 years must be accompanied by an adult. Maximum of four children per paying adult. Unaccompanied children 15 years and above and still at school: $8. Onsite parking available. Please understand that surcharges may apply at times of special events.