Up Coming Events
We will be showing photos of historical interest using a DVD in the Sutherland Entertainment Centre.
Lots of events happening during this week, we will keep you posted.
We will be hosting a series of Shire artists in our museum displaying their artistic ability showcasing The Shire.
Up Coming General Meetings
Members , guests and non members welcome
There is no meeting in December
Speaker this month is Carol McDonald talking about the history of Kurnell and its present day importance to the Shire.
February speaker is Lieutenant Colonel David Deasey who will talk on Australia's involvement in the Boer War. David is the author of the book 'Australia and the Boer War'. He is currently the Chairman of the NSW Committee of the National Boer War Memorial Association.
Speaker this month is Rod Coy, Founder and organiser of "Relay for Life" in The Shire. This event is a huge money raising event for The Cancer Council of Australia, held over two days in May every year . Rod will talk about his journey from the start with a few helpers to present day involving 55 volunteers .
Gary Lester is our guest speaker this month, he will talk about the history of the Cronulla Sharks Rugby League Club. He is author of the book 'The Sharks: Colour Me Black White and Blue'.
Guest speaker this month is Duncan Sutherland , Vice President , Clan Sutherland Society of Australia. Duncan will be enlightening us with his knowledge of Forby Sutherland a crew member on board Captain Cook's ship HMS Endeavour.
Bruce Watt is our speaker this month, he will be talking about Aboriginal culture and heritage in The Sutherland Shire. Bruce is the author of "The Shire" an historical account about the history of the Shire and its people.
Mary Small author of several children's books, four of them related to the war is our guest speaker this month. One of Mary's books "Lennie's Ride" has become an epic and is currently being made into a movie.
Our guest Speaker this month is Liz Adams, author of the newly published book "Kareela", a fantastic exploration into the history of this suburb.