Whole Histories: Keeping the stories alive (2019)

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

St Clements Conference Centre in Galong [Image courtesy Yass Tribune]
  • 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.

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