Learn more about the rise of Australia’s working class at this special event hosted by Ashfield Library, and presented by the History Council of NSW.
Learn more about Sydney’s early female entrepreneurs at a special International Women’s Day event, presented by the History Council of NSW.
Lesley Pickering, from The Port of Yamba Historical Society Inc., recounts their History Week 2016 Speaker Connect talk on Australia’s Antarctic empire.
Join oral historian Benjamin Thorn at Grafton Library as he explores how the oral history of ordinary people can be an excellent historical tool.
At Moruya, Dr Jeannine Baker will reveal the ways women listeners actively participated in radio broadcasting and shaped programme content and style.
In 1871 there were just 12 Chinese women in NSW. At Corrimal Library, Dr Kate Bagnall will explore four of these women and their lives around the colony.