‘That’s an old tradition that we’ve all grown up with. Listen to your Elders. Respect your Elders.’ Aunty Iris Lovett Gardiner, Gunditjmara, 2003. The Listen to Your Elders exhibition features oral history recordings collected from the 1980s through to 2016 by the Koorie Heritage Trust. These recordings share experiences and knowledge of our Koorie Elders […]

Found something in your field, garage or attic and don’t know what is is? Well bring it along to the Armidale Farmers Market and have it identified by artefact experts from The University of New England. Presented by the UNE Archaeology Society Time and date: 8am to 1pm, Sunday 20 May 2018 Location: Armidale Farmers’ […]

At the ‘Out of the Archives’ exhibition, visitors will have the rare opportunity to view photographs and artefacts that are not normally on display to the public. Adopting the theme of ‘My Culture, My Story’ – the exhibition will celebrate the journey and growth of the Port of Echuca. Visitors will have the opportunity to […]

Hear the context for this remarkable building set in the earliest proposed town south of Sydney. Walk through the past and feel the stones breathe their stories, pore over the artefacts, discover the lives and history of this building from 1830s and its survival til now. Presented by the Bungonia and District Historical Society Sunday […]

From Bulgaria to the Black Sea, and back home to the Hunter: the Newcastle Museum presents three snapshots of current projects overseas and in Australia.  Drop in for one, or stay for all three! Apollonia Pontica – Alex Byrne (10.30am) This talk will describe the spectacular finds of an archaeological site on the island of St […]

An invitation to the launch of Glenthorne: Heritage, History and Environment by Pamela Smith, Keryn Walshe and Alan Burns. Afternoon tea and a tour of the grounds will follow the launch: The 208 hetare Glenthorne property (formerly Lizard Lodge) is significant for its association with a notable early South Australian, Major Thomas Shuldham O’Halloran, its […]