Wollongong Heritage and Stories

News and Events

Australia's biggest Heritage Festival

18 April - 21 May 2017

Register early! The earlier you register your event for the 2017 Australian Heritage Festival the better. Earlybirds will get… The potential to be highlighted in our national media campaign.…

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Museum and Gallery professional development day

15 september

Shoalhaven City Arts Centre and the Shoalhaven Museums and Galleries network are holding a professional development day on the 15th September to help volunteer run and small cultural organisations…

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Stanwell Park The Gem Of The Australian Coast, 2nd Screening

Our first screening of Stanwell Park The Gem of the Australian Coast is BOOKED OUT.The good news is that we will have a second screening on Saturday 20 August, 7.30 pm at Stanwell Park Anglican Church

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Treasured possessions

Community Gallery in the Wollongong Art Gallery

Treasured possessions, a local Dapto community project for seniors, was supported by MHP through extending network access and promotion. Dr Kimberley Knight, the leader of the project, and Gabriel…

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Bermagui family history writing workshop

24 September, 10am-4pm. $45-$55


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Disaster Planning and Management

Level 9 Function Room, Wollongong City Council building 41 Burelli St Wollongong

Bookings to culturalservices@wollongong.nsw.gov.au by Monday 25th July, 2016.Please be sure to book, for catering purposes. A disaster can take many forms in a museum situation. It is not always a…

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Online museum launched by Wollongong City Council

Wollongong Heritage and Stories online museums part of the Heritage Festival, acknowledging the amazing objects and stories unearthed in our local museums and collections.

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Visit the museums of Wollongong

Many of the exhibits in this website are held the various museums located in Wollongong. You can visit these museums and see many other items that make up the rich history of Wollongong

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National Trust Heritage Festival

is now underway for another year

The annual National Trust Heritage Festival is now underway, running from 16 April to the 29 May 2016. After the growing interest in heritage during the 1970s, and Green Bans that saved places such as…

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