Yass and District Historical Society invite you to their annual conference Whole Histories: Keeping the stories alive at St Clement’s Retreat and Conference Centre, Galong, from Friday 10 May to Sunday 12 May 2019.
The conference features two keynote addresses:J
- Jeff Brown, Surveyor-General – Unlocking history with maps and survey plans
- Kevin Bradley, Assistant Director General at the National Library of Australia – Local history resources at the National Library of Australia
Other speakers and topics include:
- Dr Mathew Trinca – Writing about the Brindabellas: Banjo Paterson to Elyne Mitchell
- Dr Keith Amos – Early schooling in bush communities near Yass
- Dr Perry McIntyre – Why publish history? A good question
- Dr Dave Headon – Footballing raiders of Canberra and Queanbeyan: The back story
For more information about Whole Historiesand to register, visit the Yass and District Historical Society website.