CAHS member Malcolm Oakes presents his new research into the largely forgotten Otto Kong Sing – Australia’s first lawyer from the Chinese Australian community.
Wollongong City Library will host authors John Parkinson and Dr Richard Bowler who will discuss their research and writing journeys.
HCNSW member Anisa Puri will launch her co-authored work Australian Lives: An Intimate History on 31 May (Canberra) and 17 June (Sydney).
Join the City of Canada Bay Heritage Society and author Lyn M. Fergusson to explore rumours around Australia’s tenth Governor, Charles Fitzroy.
Entries are now open for the State Library of NSW’s $10,000 Russell Prize for Humour Writing and the $25,000 National Biography Award 2017.