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April 2019

Writers in Residence Group

18 April 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

A group for writers, who meet monthly to share stories, discuss ideas & writing methods. No booking required

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Lane Cove Historical Society ‘At the Podium’

23 April 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

APRIL 23: PAUL STORM Rachael Henning and her letters Paul Storm is President of the Willoughby District Historical Society and is also an artisan glass etcher who replicates damaged Victorian or Edwardian glass in Sydney's historic homes. His interest in the Victorian and Edwardian eras extends to a wealth of Australian historical research to his credit. This April he will present his research into the letters of Rachael Henning. Rachael spent some of her life at Passy in Hunters Hill…

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May 2019

Lane Cove Historical Society ‘At the Podium’

28 May 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

MAY 28: NORMA TRACEY Presenting Social Innovation: Gunawirra Norma Tracey is a Psychoanalytic psycho-therapist and 'Founder Emeritus' of 'Gunawirra'. She will present the rationale for this historic not-for-profit public benevolent institution, which is made up of professionals and specialists working side by side for the well-being of Aboriginal couples and their children from pre-birth to five years old. Norma's unique approach at Gunawirra is the design of innovative and trans-formational programs at the interface of health, pre-school education and trauma.

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July 2019

Lane Cove Sustainability Action Group Meeting

18 July 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on 18 July 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on 19 September 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on 21 November 2019 at 7:00pm

Lane Cove Sustainability

The Lane Cove Sustainability Action Group (LCSAG) is an incorporated community group committed to improving the local area in the face of climate change. The group has grown out of a movement spreading across Sydney where local people feel compelled to take personal action against the growing threat of climate change.   Read More ​ Meeting Dates 2019: Lane Cove Library Meeting Room 7pm Thursdays: 16 May, 18 July, 19 Sept, 21 Nov ​Coffee Meetings Bella Bacio Cafe, 7-13 Centennial Av Lane Cove 10am…

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Lane Cove Historical Society ‘At the Podium’

23 July 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

JULY 23: Richard 'Dick' Whitaker Cruising about Town—the history of the motor car in Sydney Retired Sky News Weather Chief Meteor-ologist, Dick Whitaker's other interests and publications are in mathematics, the military, the motorcar and climate, as well as social, change. In July's At the Podium, Dick Whitaker takes us through Sydney streets from 1900 through to the iconic T-Model Ford and the emergence of the middle-class motorist. Within thirty years the horse disappeared from Sydney streets to be replaced…

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August 2019

Lane Cove Historical Society ‘At the Podium’

27 August 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

AUGUST 27: FRANK WALKER The Scandalous Freddie McEvoy The renowned and respected journalist and best-selling non-fiction writer, Frank Walker, presents his account of the notorious Freddie McEvoy. Freddie McEvoy—the Australian gent who put the meaning into 1940s 'British Suave’—socialite, sportsman, heiress hunter, scoundrel, and suspected spy, Freddie cut the rug through Britain and the U.S. with his close friend, Errol Flynn. It seems the stuff of legend, but Frank Walker reports the facts, as startling as they are.

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September 2019

Lane Cove Sustainability Action Group Meeting

19 September 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 18 July 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on 19 September 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on 21 November 2019 at 7:00pm

Lane Cove Sustainability

The Lane Cove Sustainability Action Group (LCSAG) is an incorporated community group committed to improving the local area in the face of climate change. The group has grown out of a movement spreading across Sydney where local people feel compelled to take personal action against the growing threat of climate change.   Read More ​ Meeting Dates 2019: Lane Cove Library Meeting Room 7pm Thursdays: 16 May, 18 July, 19 Sept, 21 Nov ​Coffee Meetings Bella Bacio Cafe, 7-13 Centennial Av Lane Cove 10am…

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Lane Cove Historical Society ‘At the Podium’

24 September 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

SEPTEMBER 24: DR STEPHEN GAPPS The Sydney Wars Stephen Gapps is curator at the Australian National Maritime Museum. He is also an historian and his recent, provocative, book, The Sydney Wars, deals with the period 1788 until 1817. His work is the first detailed research "to see Aboriginal tactics as military tactics at all." Stephen grasps the military context of how British & Aboriginal forces developed their tactics & how the violence played out.  

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October 2019

Lane Cove Historical Society ‘At the Podium’

22 October 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

OCTOBER 22: LCHS Lane Cove History Prize Awards Night Who will win our $2,000 cheque? The best thing about this meeting is the happiness radiated from the winner! It is good to be recognised for good research into our local history. Our thanks again to the generous support given by Hyecorp Property Group who will provide the prize money for another year.

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November 2019

Lane Cove Sustainability Action Group Meeting

21 November 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 18 July 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on 19 September 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on 21 November 2019 at 7:00pm

Lane Cove Sustainability

The Lane Cove Sustainability Action Group (LCSAG) is an incorporated community group committed to improving the local area in the face of climate change. The group has grown out of a movement spreading across Sydney where local people feel compelled to take personal action against the growing threat of climate change.   Read More ​ Meeting Dates 2019: Lane Cove Library Meeting Room 7pm Thursdays: 16 May, 18 July, 19 Sept, 21 Nov ​Coffee Meetings Bella Bacio Cafe, 7-13 Centennial Av Lane Cove 10am…

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