Meetings & lectures (2021)

Date Speaker/s Topic Venue
10 February Nigel Davies A ‘confusion’ of families – the great Funeral Industry Families of colonial Melbourne ZOOM virtual meeting
10 March
(McIntyre Lecture)
Dr Gary Presland The Indigenous history of Kew Just Theatre, Kew Court House, 7.30 for 8 pm
14 April Jill Sanguinetti Schooldays of a Methodist Lady Phyllis Hore Room, Kew Library, 7.30 for 8 pm
12 May Deb Bryant Women’s Liberation Halfway House and the Women of Kew
Phyllis Hore Room, Kew Library, 7.30 for 8 pm
9 June Robert Baker, Cathy Dodson, Rohan Brown The Henty family and their houses ZOOM virtual meeting at 7.30
14 July Chris Williams, Conor Hickey The Collingwood Children’s Farm Phyllis Hore Room, Kew Library, 7.30 for 8 pm
11 August Brad Miles The Public Halls of Kew – place and purpose Phyllis Hore Room, Kew Library, 7.30 for 8 pm
8 September Cr Nick Stavrou Annual General Meeting Phyllis Hore Room, Kew Library, 7.30 for 8 pm
13 October
(Dickinson Lecture)
Amanda Dunsmore, Senior Curator, International Decorative Arts and Antiquities New Acquisitions, National Gallery of Victoria Just Theatre, Kew Court House, 7.30 for 8.00 pm
10 November Tony Edwards The Grand Tour of Edwards and McVitty  houses in Kew Phyllis Hore Room, Kew Library, 7.30 for 8 pm
8 December Annual Dinner Venue to be advised