Meetings

Meetings

Welcome to St. George Historical Society Meetings page!

Next Meeting: Saturday 18th November 2017 at 2pm.

Venue: Rockdale Library Meeting rooms, 3rd Floor
Princes Highway, Rockdale

Our guest speaker this month is Glen Op Den Brouw from Liverpool and District Historical Society. Glen will be telling us about the extraordinary life of a local hero Frank Heagney – Boer War veteran, bicycle racing champion and more!

WE WELCOME VISITORS TO OUR MEETINGS, YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A MEMBER. Hear the talk, stay for a cuppa and chat!

A gold coin donation for afternoon tea would be appreciated.


2017 Meetings

22 Apr 2017 Dr Catherine Bishop “Minding Her Own Business : Colonial Businesswomen in Sydney”
20 May 2017 Leonie Bell (Winner 2016 Ron Rathbone Prize) “Rockdale Opera Company”
17 Jun 2017 Alan Powditch “Centenary of Brighton Le Sands Public School”
15 Jul 2017 Annual General Meeting
19 Aug 2017 Pauline Curby “Independent Minds” Centenary of St George Girls High School
16 Sep 2017 Therese Murray “1956: The Year that Rocked Kingsgrove”
21 Oct 2017 Kirsten Broderick (Local Studies Librarian) – topic to be advised
18 Nov 2017 Glen Op Den Brouw (Liverpool and District Historical Society) “Frank Hagney – Local Hero”