Category Archives: History Conference

Convicts and Colonists History Conference and Family History Fair – 31 August 2019

The Library’s Convicts and Colonists History Conference was opened by the Mayor on Saturday to a packed theatrette. The conference theme was based around the 200th anniversary of the opening of the Emu Plains convict farm in September 1819. Conference … Continue reading

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2016 History Conference

This year our theme was: Sex, crime and politics – Castlereagh connections, which stirred and intrigued the minds of us all. Date: 12 March 2016 Venue: Bonynge Concert Hall, Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre, 597 High Street Penrith OUR SPEAKERS We … Continue reading

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Images from 2015 History Conference

Images and presentations are available from the 2015 History Conference at the Joan Sutherland performing Arts Centre Penrith on 14 March 2015 are now available here.

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