The events and programs listed on our site are hosted by our diverse membership, including libraries, museums, archives, galleries,
universities, historical societies, professional organisations, community centres and more.
In this seminar, hear Lyndon Lockrey speak about the life and times of Edward ‘Ned’ Trickett, Australia’s first world champion in any sport.read more
In this seminar, guest speaker Wendy Gallagher (NSW State Archives) talks about the Captured: Portraits of Crime exhibition and how to research your own family history when a criminal is involved.read more
The State Library of NSW is hosting a special champagne breakfast to celebrate the awarding of the $25,000 prize. A panel discussion with this year’s shortlisted authors will be led by Caroline Baum, before the prize winner is announced.read more
Explore Sydney Harbour through Indigenous eyes on board Tribal Warrior’s Mari Nawi.read more
Seminar | Orange Readers & Writers Festival: Memory, Research & the Family Historian | August 2 2019
A workshop on family and local history, memory and material culture with Associate Professor Tanya Evans and local author Elisabeth Edwardsread more
Anne Smith will address the Australian Garden History Society on some of her favourite of the UK National Trust’s gardens.read more
This exhibition of photographs by award-winning photographer Nadine Saacks captures intimate moments shared between Holocaust survivors and children too young to understand or grapple with the Holocaust.read more
Join independent space historian Kerrie Dougherty for a night of conversation about the challenge President Kennedy set NASA in 1961 to land a man on the Moon and return him safely to Earth by 1970.read more
The History Council of NSW has opened applications for its popular Speaker Connect program for 2018. Apply to speak or to host a speaker now.read more
Join in a vibrant panel discussion of insights into the first fully-Aboriginal-operated circumnavigation of Australia, maintaining cultural legacies, Aboriginal digital mapping and sharing cultural voices through art.read more
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