Against most modern trends, this collection has survived intact and it is now one of the last remaining that is still held and managed by a large utility in NSW.
About the speakers: Jeanette Komli, Archivist of this significant collection since 2014. She was previously Sydney Water’s Librarian and her background includes corporate, government and educational libraries.
Phil Bennett, Sydney Water’s in-house heritage adviser who has helped rehouse the collection in the former Ryde Boiler House. Phil specialises in built and industrial heritage and his background includes working for the West Australian National Trust on the conservation of the Mundaring to Kalgoorlie water supply scheme.
(*ASHET is the Australian Society for History of Engineering and Technology. Click here to find out more about the Society.)BUY TICKETS