Join us each month 7 pm at Lane Cove Library for ‘At the Podium’
Lane Cove Historical Society’s monthly 'At the Podium' meetings.
There’s always something interesting!
Come for the talk and stay for coffee and conversation afterwards.
SEPTEMBER 24: DR STEPHEN GAPPS
The Sydney Wars
Stephen Gapps is curator at the Australian National Maritime Museum. He is also an historian and his recent, provocative, book, The Sydney Wars, deals with the period 1788 until 1817. His work is the first detailed research "to see Aboriginal tactics as military tactics at all." Stephen grasps the military context of how British & Aboriginal forces developed their tactics & how the violence played out.
OCTOBER 22: LCHS Lane Cove History Prize Awards Night
Who will win our $2,000 cheque?
The best thing about this meeting is the happiness radiated from the winner! It is good to be recognised for good research into our local history. Our thanks again to the generous support given by Hyecorp Property Group who will provide the prize money for another year.