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Pre-European Indigenous Culture in the Kew Area – 2021 McIntyre Lecture

March 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Gary Presland is an archaeologist and historian, with long-standing research interests in the pre-contact Indigenous culture, and natural history, of the Melbourne area. He has written extensively on these topics over the past 40 years.  He is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society of Victoria and an Honorary Fellow in the School of Geography at University of Melbourne.

The Kew Historical Society’s 2021 McIntyre Lecture will focus on the society and culture of the Indigenous clan whose estate took in the area that is now Kew. Members of the Wurundjeri-willam clan identified with this area but they also had binding cultural connections with clans whose estate were as much as 185 kms away, to the north of Kew.

Lecturer – Dr Gary Presland

When – 10 March 2021

Where – Just Theatre
Kew Court House
188 High Street
KEW VIC 3101

Time: 7.30 for 8 PM

Cost $20 – Box Office 9278 4770 | or book online at www.boroondara.vic.gov.au/events

City of Boroondara
Rotary Club of Balwyn
Kay & Burton Hawthorn


March 10
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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