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 [...]
Keith Stevenson talks about the history of Tamworth City Bowling Club which is celebrating its Centenary this year. Keith will talk after the monthly general meeting which begins at 7.30pm. All welcome, members and guests enjoy a delicious supper after the talk.
Rosalind Jones is the historian at Calrossy Anglican School, Tamworth, which is celebrating its 100th Anniversary this year, and will be the speaker at our monthly meeting on March 20, 2019. Come along and hear how the school began, the origin of the 'Calrossy' name, the history of its Brisbane Street building, and up to [...]
From the Jim Hobden recordings library - come along to the February meeting, and listen to Jim talk about the early history of Tamworth's parks and gardens. We will also hear about Tamworth's brewers of the past. Meeting commences at 7.30 pm, followed by the talk and a delicious supper, concluding around 9 pm. All [...]
John Carr's talk will take us back to those times when cars were just evolving, and bicycles were a significant form of transport. Join us for the monthly meeting at 7.30pm. Stay for John's talk and a delicious supper. All welcome.
Do you have an interesting object of cultural or historical interest to show at our next meeting? Come along and tell us the story that goes with it. Members and guests are most welcome to bring along a mysterious or significant item, a family heirloom, a part of your collection or something you have been [...]
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.
Join our monthly meeting on 16 May to hear Major Wayne Clarke talk about the history of locally based Hunter River Lancers. Major Clarke is currently researching the Lancers in preparation for a book publication. Our meeting starts at 7.30pm, followed by the talk, finishing with a delicious supper. All welcome, members and non members. [...]
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.