Willow Court Project

The original home of Willow Court on the internet

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Today I was given 3 Lachlan Park Hospital brass buttons someone found in a charity shop for a ridiculously low price. The buttons would date to the late 1930s. The buttons were made by Stokes & Sons Melb. The lady has a few other buttons she is keeping hold for

May 10, 2017

I came across this photo of one of the Wards in Royal Derwent Hospital and just had to share it. This classic photo provides people with a unique view of what the open dorms were like, equipped with there beds and bed side table. Not all Wards in Royal Derwent

May 03, 2017

A night to remember THE latest After Dark paranormal ghost tour will take place at Willow Court next Saturday after the Derwent Valley Council approved the amended date. The council approved a request from the Australian Paranormal Investigation Unit to change the date of the tour from April 15 to

May 03, 2017

As some of you may be aware the old Willow Court sign that was on the side of the Barracks was stolen from the site several years ago and I have been trying to recover it ever since. Every once in a while I put the feelers out there to

May 02, 2017

I found this on Gumtree today. I spoke with the gentleman who informed me that he and his father had a contract to remove certain parts off the buildings about 15 years ago. These were from either Ward 10 or 7. Vintage / antique all brass and copper searchlight. Has protective

April 24, 2017

Willow Court Project facebook page was abuzz this afternoon with a photo uploaded by Melissa Joan Pearson and captured by Kane Jackson on the 19/4/17 in what appears to be a window of Ward 10 Royal Derwent Hospital a former high security Ward. Whilst it’s most likely

April 21, 2017

Today on Under the Microscope, we are going to delve deeper into the MEDIA tab. If you hover over the MEDIA tab at the top of the page it will bring up several options; Documents, Audio, and Video. We are going to look at what’s hiding in the VIDEO

April 19, 2017