You’ve made it into town from all over Oz, and from even further afield, and then maybe you’re heading out to the Mundi Mundi plains. While you are in town (before or […]
Special guest speaker next (April) meeting!
The Broken Hill Historical Society presents: ‘The Cornish in Broken Hill, then and now’. Who’s the special guest speaker? This is Robynne Sanderson, local historian and former Broken Hill Citizen of the […]
What a year for the Historical Society
A lot has happened with the Broken Hill Historical Society (BHHSoc) in 2021. It’s true, sadly, that it’s been a year pretty much the same as with other cornerstone organisations in town. […]
Some research on Australian camels, cameleers, and early Silverton
Recently, a Society member, former Secretary, and now Mosque Museum volunteer, Gary Cook, has shared some of his research on two local historical areas: Australian camels and cameleers, and early Silverton. You […]
Vale Kevin ‘Bushy’ White
It is with great sadness the Society notes the death of Kevin ‘Bushy’ White across this last weekend. Bushy most recently had been an acclaimed Guest Speaker for Society General Meetings, once […]
‘Faith, footie, baking bread and juggling school’
Below is a link to a delightful but brief segment from the ABC’s Landline as an entry into Heywire and focusing on Jusuf, a teenager from Broken Hill’s Sufi Community who is […]
‘Renewal in the Desert’ film launched today at 5.00 pm online
Landcare Broken Hill invites you to link in to a very special online event being held by the Australian Association of Bush Regenerators (AABR) this Friday afternoon at 5.00pm (ACST), 16 July, […]
Sadly, you are now uninvited from an opening!
And Covid strikes again. Unhappily, the opening of the Barrier Field Naturalists’ Club (BFNC) 100-year Exhibition on Saturday afternoon 3 July, to which Society members were invited, has been cancelled. Ann Evers, […]
You are invited to an opening!
If you are a Society member, and living in or visiting Broken Hill, you are invited to the opening of the Barrier Field Naturalists’ Club Exhibition on 3rd July. Members will be […]
Reminder: No June General Meeting
Hi folks, the quickest of reminders for local BH Society members. There is no June General meeting at the Ralph Wallace Research Centre this month. This is because the second Monday, the […]