Wollongong Heritage and Stories

History Week at Wollongong City Libraries

Wollongong City Libraries is proud to host:


HISTORY WEEK EVENTS

Join us at for History Week 2018! With a theme of Life and Death, we are exploring life's milestones and defining moments.


BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Book your free ticket via our website at Wollongong Central Library or Eventbrite.  For more information, contact Wollongong Central Library on (02) 4227 7414


Jessie TraillAuthor Talk: John Parkinson & Jo Oliver

Monday 3 September, 10am - 12noon

Two writers talk about their research and journeys writing 'The Surgeon's Ey', based on Dr Richard Bowler and biography of WW1 nurse, Jessie Traill.

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Family History: Birth to Death

Friday 7 September, 10am - 12noon

The Illawarra Family History Group will give a talk on how to start your research.

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Guest Speaker: Darling's Suicides

Saturday 8 September, 2pm - 4pm

Join James Dunk as he explores Governor Darling's moral purge that possibly lead to suicides in the early colony of NSW.

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History Week



This is an official event of History Week 2018, supported by the 

History Council of NSW.


WHERE: Wollongong Central Library 41 Burelli Street


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