AGM – Tamworth Historical Society 17 November 2021

Members and guests are invited to attend Tamworth Historical Society Inc.  Annual General Meeting on 17 November 2021. The meeting will be held at Calala Cottage Museum.  This meeting will also be the Christmas Party. COVID-19 protocols will be in place requiring check in using the QR code.  Other rules may be in place, please [...]

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Monthly Meeting with Guest Speaker Steve Cuneen

We will be holding a monthly meeting on Wednesday 20 October 2021. Our guest speaker will be Steve Cuneen.  His wide ranging talk is titled 'Phillip; The First Australians; The Colony; The Convicts and The Arts'. The meeting will commence at 7.30pm and conclude with a delicious supper. All welcome, members and their guests.  COVID-19 [...]

By | October 20th, 2021|Comments Off on Monthly Meeting with Guest Speaker Steve Cuneen

POSTPONED date to be advised Monthly Talk at Calala Cottage Museum – The Epic Voyage of the Endeavour

PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED AS THE MUSEUM IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED. Join us at the monthly meeting on 21 July.  Brian Sullivan will be our guest speaker on 'The Epic Voyage of the Endeavour'. All welcome, members and guests. After our short meeting, enjoy the talk followed by a delicious supper.

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Monthly Talk with John Vickery – The Harbour Bridge

Our monthly meeting will feature a talk by John Vickery on the design, construction and personalities involved in the building of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The meeting will start at 7.30pm, concluding about 9pm after the talk and a delicious supper. Members of the public are very welcome to attend.  (Free entry).

By | June 16th, 2021|Comments Off on Monthly Talk with John Vickery – The Harbour Bridge

The Rise and Fall of the Britten Family – Guest Speaker Rod Hobbs

After our April monthly meeting, THS life member Rod Hobbs will present a talk about the Rise and Fall of the Britten Family of Tamworth. Meeting begins at 7.30pm with the talk commencing around 8pm, followed by a delicious supper, finishing up around 9pm. All welcome, members and their guests, members of the public.  This [...]

By | April 21st, 2021|Comments Off on The Rise and Fall of the Britten Family – Guest Speaker Rod Hobbs

Richard Hutt-March talk at Calala Cottage Museum-Ettie & Bill Grayston

Members and guests are welcome at the March monthly meeting on 17 March 2021, 7.30pm at Calala Cottage Museum. Richard Hutt will give a talk about Ettie & Bill Grayston after the general meeting. Everyone welcome. A delicious supper will be served.  Free.

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Tamworth Historical Society – Ian McFaul’s Photo Collection of Goonoo Goonoo Garden

Please join us for the monthly meeting 7.30pm, 17 February 2021, at Calala Cottage Museum. Melinda Gill will present a slide presentation of Ian McFaul's photo collection of Goonoo Goonoo's garden and architecture.  Mr McFaul was a former gardener of Goonoo Goonoo's 7 acres of garden. All members and their guests - members of the [...]

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Tamworth High School Centenary 1919-2019

Tamworth High School celebrated its centenary in 2019.  Ex THS teacher Ken Hall will speak on the history of the school at our monthly meeting on Wednesday 21 October, 2020. Join us at Calala Cottage Museum at 7.30pm.  We will enjoy a delicious supper after the talk.  All welcome.  Members of the public are especially [...]

By | October 21st, 2020|Comments Off on Tamworth High School Centenary 1919-2019