The ever popular Heritage Walk led by Tamworth Historical Society Life Member Rod Hobbs, will this year travel down Brisbane Street. There is a lot of history and stories in this street, with at least three well known buildings/organisations/schools celebrating their centenary this year. The walk starts outside Calrossy Anglican School (140 Brisbane St) at [...]
This walk is one of the events marking 200 years since the explorer John Oxley travelled over Kamilaroi lands and crossed what is now known as the Peel River, near the present day city of Tamworth. To mark the bicentenary of this event, a re-enactment walk will start at the Tangaratta Vineyard, Old Winton Road, [...]
The City of Tamworth will mark the Bicentenary of explorer John Oxley, the first European to travel across Kamilaroi lands in 1818, close to where Tamworth is now situated on the banks of the Peel River. The festival will recognise the city's history and culture in Bicentennial Park, Sunday 2 September 2018. There will be [...]
Join our monthly meeting in June to hear guest speaker, Richard Ponsonby, speak about his experiences while traversing the Kokoda Track in New Guinea. The meeting starts at 7.30pm. All members and non-members are most welcome. Enjoy a delicious supper after the talk.
Guest Speaker Steve Cunneen will talk about New South Wales in 1818. This is a free event, all welcome, members and guests. Our meeting will start at 7.30pm.
This month local historian Gordon Holding will talk about crime and punishment in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries. Starts at 7.30pm at Calala Cottage Museum. It is FREE. Come and enjoy the talk and the delicious supper. Members and guests are very welcome.
Our Annual General Meeting will commence at 7.30pm on 15 November 2017. The Christmas Party will be held immediately following. Please enjoy a delicious supper prepared by our Social Committee. Carols will be sung. All welcome. A free event.
Tamworth Historical Society will hold their biennial Spring Fair on Sunday 17 September 2017. Lots of activities to be enjoyed by young and old, including demonstrations of crafts, woodworking, blacksmithing and cooking. The Museum complex will be open, there will be a display of vintage cars and many interesting items will be on sale at [...]
Brian Sullivan joins us again tonight to talk about one of Australia's favourite tunes, 'Waltzing Matilda'. Meeting starts at 7.30pm. Enjoy a delicious supper after Brian's talk. All welcome, members and non-members. Absolutely free.
Steve Cunneen will be the guest speaker at our June meeting. Join us for a look at the rule of law in the Colony of New South Wales. All welcome. Supper will be served. Free. (Image - Tamworth Court House, Darling Street Tamworth NSW)