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HISTORYFEST by Romsey & Lancefield Districts Historical Society
November 6, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The importance of writing local history and heritage
Romsey & Lancefield Districts Historical Society will be holding its second annual HistoryFest in November 2022.
This event is aimed fairly and squarely at historical societies and their members so do come along and learn from others, and share your knowledge and experience.
Venue: The Annexe, Lancefield Mechanics’ Institute, corner The Crescent and High Street, Lancefield
Tickets are $30 and can be pre-purchased here: History@Lancefield Connecting Communities HistoryFest Tickets, Lancefield Mechancis’ Institute, Lancefield | TryBooking Australia
10.30 am: Opening of HistoryFest by Professor Dimity Reed and the Hon. Mary-Anne Thomas
10.40 am: The importance of writing local history and heritage: Historians Dr Peter Yule and Dr Richard Trembath
11.30 am: Morning Tea: 15 minutes
11.45 am: Meet your Local Historical Society – Presentations (1):
Royal Historical Society of Victoria – Dr Rosalie Triolo; Broadford Historical Society; Chewton Historical Society; Kilmore Historical Society; Friends of Kyneton Museum
1.00 pm: Lunch: 30 minutes
1.30pm: Meet your Local Historical Society – Presentations (2):
Malmsbury Historical Society; Romsey & Lancefield Districts Historical Society; Wallan History Group; Woodend & District Heritage Society
3.00 pm: Dimity Reed concluding remarks
Refreshments, Drinks and Afternoon Tea, book sales