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Historical Points of Interest on Bonnet Hill

Bonnet Hill has several historical sites of interest:

Acton House 

Acton House is situated on the northern side of Bonnet Hill and close beside the old Channel Highway.. The house is reputed to have been built in 1842 to house the superintendant of Brown's River Probation Station (ie convict station).

More in the Taroona Book



Browns River Probation Station at the top of Bonnet Hill is a significant historical point.  Description can be found in Taroona Book


Kingston Beach Golf Club

A significant part of Bonnet Hill landscape is the Kingston Beach Golf Club overlooking Browns River. 

More in Kingston Beach Golf Club website


Convict Wall, Channel Highway south of Bonnie Brae Road

If you know more about this wall please email