Ever wondered what it’s like to be an archaeologist? Following the success of previous Big Dig Archaeology Weekends (2011-2017) Sydney Harbour YHA, in collaboration with Place Management NSW, The Rocks Precinct, will again run this exciting hands-on program for National Archaeology Week 2018. The program is run as a residential weekend experience, giving you the […]

In 2017 over 8 weeks, EMM Consulting conducted an archaeological salvage excavation of a site on the Pyrmont Peninsula. The site had been buried beneath a car park for 40 years after the buildings were demolished. The team expected an archaeological site with the remains of cottages, cess pits and hopefully a well or two. […]

The Nicholson Museum holds over 1500 glass-plate negatives of Greece taken by William Woodhouse, Professor of Classics and Nicholson Museum curator at The University of Sydney in the 1890s and early 1900s. Woodhouse’s photographs captured the landscapes, archaeological sites, villages, monasteries, festivals and people going about their daily life in mainland Greece, at a key […]