NSW: A Day’s Digging


Event Details


A day showcasing excavations being conducted by members of the Centre for Classical and Near Eastern Studies of Australia at the University of Sydney. The day will provide an opportunity for students, archaeologists and members of the public to discover more about our current projects.

Archaeologists from the University will present their work at sites including the Hellenistic/Roman theatre at Nea Paphos on Cyprus, the Geometric period settlement of Zagora on the Cycladic island of Andros, the cult site of Kato Phana on the east Greek island of Chios, ancient Pella in the foothills of the Jordan valley, and the fortified settlement of Akchakhan-kala in Uzbekistan and its newly uncovered wall paintings.

Date: Registration at 9.45am, for 10am to 2.45pm, Saturday 23 May

Venue: Centre for Classical and Near Eastern Studies of Australia, Level 4, Madsen Building (F09), University of Sydney

Cost: $25 (includes morning tea and light lunch)

Bookings via email: swri6087@uni.sydney.edu.au

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Happy diggers.
Happy diggers.