Welcome to the

Illawarra Historical Society

NEXT MEETING - Thursday 5 September- Lorraine Neate. 6.30pm - at Wollongong City Library (First Floor), Burelli St.

NEXT MEETING - Thursday 5 September- Lorraine Neate

VETERANS OF WEST DAPTO - in 1829 10 grants of 100 acres each were surveyed for army veterans.Lorraine has undertaken extensive research into the lives of the veterans. Several fought against Napoleon at Waterloo.


SCANDAL, SLANDER AND INTERFERING WITH OUR NEIGHBOURS -  An expose of bad behaviour by some early Illawarra residents.  Researched and written by Lorraine Neate, the book reveals episodes and people not found in the mainstream of history.  It brings to life the hardships, misfortunes and challenges of colonial life.  190 pages with illustrations.

SCANDAL, SLANDER AND INTERFERING WITH OUR NEIGHBOURS - An expose of bad behaviour by some early Illawarra residents. Researched and written by Lorraine Neate, the book reveals episodes and people not found in the mainstream of history. It brings to life the hardships, misfortunes and challenges of colonial life. 190 pages with illustrations. Available at the Museum or email oders to info@illawarramuseum.com

COALFACES - MT KEMBLA - AN INTERPRETATION OF HISTORY AND PLACE by Darian Zam  An evocative compilation of reminiscences and images of life in a mining village

COALFACES - MT KEMBLA - AN INTERPRETATION OF HISTORY AND PLACE by Darian Zam An evocative compilation of reminiscences and images of life in a mining village Available at the Illawarra Museum and Fairy Meadow newsagency

Illawarra Museum Wollongong

11 Market St, Wollongong
NSW, Australia 2500

OPEN - Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday

Noon to 3.00pm

ENTRY IS FREE

Donations are appreciated and may be tax deductible

Telephone - 4228 7770 (please leave a message)

Email - illawarrahistoricalsociety@yahoo.com.au

 

 

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