Wednesday, June 23, 2010

History Conference

We are attending the history Conference is July on Norfolk Island.

Topics include:

  • Beneath Gallipoli: the 2010 seminal underwater landscape surveys of ANZAC Cove
  • The maritime legacy of Norfolk, Lord Howe and the Great South Land
  • Official Opening of the Kingston and Arthur’s Vale Historic Area Library and Heritage Research Centre
  • The myth and reality of the convicts of the second penal settlement at Norfolk Island, 1825-1855
  • Guided walking tour of historic sites and museums
  • Grist for the mill: writing history as fact and fiction
  • Women convicts and their children
  • History and Heritage Tourism