Who We Are

Broken Hill Historical Society is an incorporated not-for-profit organisation.

In 2021 the Society has approximately 70 members from Broken Hill and also from all over Australia, the latter often made up of formerly local people wanting to maintain their connection with Broken Hill.

Meetings

The Society holds a General Meeting on the second Monday of every month at 7.30 pm, except in December and January.

The Management Committee meetings currently take place on the Monday evening of the General Meeting and beginning at 6pm. Days and times of the Management Committee meeting may vary depending on the needs of committee members.

Constitution

The most recent Constitution of the Broken Hill Historical Society can be accessed and/or downloaded from below as a PDF.

2019 Constitution BHHSoc Inc.

Structure

The Society has two patrons, a core executive body, four museum coordinators and a range of other active positions.

All positions (except for patrons) are open for nomination or re-nomination to the Society’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) every year. The AGM is held on the second Monday of every March at 7.30 pm.

Those currently holding positions are below.

Patrons

John T Ralph, AC
Simon R Molesworth, AO, QC

Management Committee Members

President:
Jim Daly
0417 280 974

Vice-president:

Jeff Summers
8087 6209
june.summers@bigpond.com

Secretary:
Helen Daly
PO Box 212, Broken Hill, NSW 2880
secretarybhhsoc@gmail.com

Treasurer:
Don McKinnon
0427 175 388
Email

Minutes Secretary:
Naomi McCoy
0429 873 929
naomi.mccoy@outlook.com.au

Coordinator, Mosque Museum:
Bobby Shamroze
0400 184 260
shamroze1@bigpond.com.au

Coordinator, Silverton School Educational Museum:
Marlene Bettes
0448 882 550
dixiebettes1@gmail.com

Coordinator, Silverton Gaol Museum:
Ross Wecker
0400 184 260
viper.mars@bigpond.com

Coordinator, Synagogue of the Outback Museum:
Margaret Price
0439 680 944
margaret_price@hotmail.com

Publicity/Web Content/Research Officer
Jan Mahyuddin
pub.bhhsoc@gmail.com