This March, you’ll be needed to assist detective Pierre van Outen in solving a murder. In this immersive murder mystery experience, the stunning 19th-century Old Government House in Sydney is the scene of a chilling crime. Will you be able to solve the case before the time is up?
You will have to use your best deductive reasoning to get to the bottom of this bizarre murder. Choose to act alone, or work in a group during one of the three time-slots on either the 10th or 11th of March. Tickets for this immersive theatre experience are $45, and are on sale now.
Your mystery begins, when you receive a mysterious letter inviting you to investigate a murder at Henrik Bancroft’s estate. But to your surprise when you arrive at the estate, the victim is Henrik Bancroft himself. To make matters worse, his will has also vanished under suspicious circumstances.
You, along with Detective Pierre Van Outen, are the only people who can solve this case and ensure that Mr. Bancroft’s dying wishes are carried out. Dive into this immersive theatre experience and venture inside the manor to meet the scheming Bancroft family and find Mr Bancroft’s missing will.
The Old Government House is a UNESCO world heritage site and is the oldest surviving public building in Australia. This elegant Georgian house in the heart of Parramatta Park is the perfect location for a murder mystery, as it is drenched with history and an old-world feeling.
Explore the building’s creaky rooms to look for clues and uncover the secrets behind the old wooden doors. The Bancroft family are also not as innocent as they might want you to believe, and by asking the right questions you might uncover some ulterior motives.
Within the 90-minute time frame, you will need to interact with the Bancroft family, search for clues and piece together this Agatha Christie-style mystery. Can you solve this murder in time, or will the killer strike again?