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History Week Special Event (Monday History Talks)
Mon 5 September at 9:00 am - 4:00 pm$5.00
Join us for an extended history talk program featuring multiple local speakers, and presentations by several NSW historical organisations.
9am – Welcome and housekeeping
9.15am – A Meander through Mudgee’s Wine History (Dr Julie McIntyre, History Council of NSW Sponsored Speaker, HCNSW Councillor and Senior Lecturer at the University of Newcastle)
10.15am – The Lue General Store (John Honeysett)
11.15am – Join us for morning tea
11.30am – Family History (via Zoom) (Emily Hanna, Lead Archivist – Collection Discovery, NSW State Archives)
12.00pm – How to do 21st Century Family History Research (via Zoom) (Ruth Graham, Chief Executive Officer, Society of Australian Genealogists (SAG))
12.30pm – Lunch break: we encourage you to explore our local cafes
1.30pm – Gold and BO Holtermann (Malcolm Drinkwater, History Hill Museum)
2.30pm – What We Do, Our Resources, Regional Workshops on Convicts and Land Research (via Zoom) (Associate Professor Carol Liston, The Royal Australian Historical Society (RAHS))
3.00pm – Louisa Lawson (Bernadette Eichner)
4.00pm – Farewell and close
Tickets $5, with morning tea included. Your ticket entitles you to attend as many or as few of the presentations as you like.
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