Meetings

Meetings

Kogarah Historical Society meets on the 2nd Thursday of the month from February to November at the Kogarah School of Arts (see Home page). The Guest Speaker talks first, at 2pm, and this is followed by afternoon tea. We then hold a short meeting at which you are invited to stay if you wish.

Date Speaker Subject
13 February Jessica North, author Esther Abraham
12 March AGM plus Betty Goodyer, researcher, librarian Myles McRae
9 April James Dunk, historian and writer Bedlam at Botany Bay
14 May Gillian Lewis, Maritime Museum Pearls and Pearling
11 June Edith Ziegler, author New Italy in northern NSW
9 July Jo Harris OAM, VP Ku-ring-gai HS Wireless comes to Australia
13 August Edith Ziegler, author
cancelled
New Italy in Northern NSW – the extraordinary story behind its foundation
******* meetings re-commenced *******
10 September Barbara Appleton, author Tracking Mr Sharpe
8 October Edith Ziegler, author
re-scheduled
New Italy in Northern NSW – the extraordinary story behind its foundation
12 November Ian Macfarlane, ex-governor Reserve Bank, author 10 Remarkable Australians


Kogarah Historical Society also conducts tours and outings for members. Bookings and enquiries should be directed to Cath Sullivan (9579 6149) or Gill Whan (0439 667 843)

26 March Up the Lazy River trip
9:30 at Maritime Museum – $45 plus lunch
30 April Walk around Carss Park
1pm start at Carss Cottage – Free

Two more trips later in the year – to be advised.