Regional History of North-West Tasmania

When:                  Wednesday Oct 24 – Nov 21 (5 sessions)                                10:00 – 12:00

Where:                Wynyard Showground Hall                    Presenter:    Dr Iain McFarlane

An examination of the scope and function of Regional History Studies and of the region’s progression from Aboriginal society to the colonial period with the arrival of the Van Diemen’s Land Company, early settlement, and economic and social/cultural development through to the present. Focus will be on some of the characters of this region. The format will be an informal lecture, a short break, then equal time for discussion and questions.