What’s on?

Sabina Fielding Smith produces a monthly e-Newsletter, which can be accessed HERE.


Here is a list of meetings in the next months.  Tuesday Meetings start at 7 pm and Saturday Meetings start at 10 am and will be held at Willandra, 770 Victoria Road, Ryde, with car access via Willandra Street.


Tuesday 8 May 2018 at 7pm– Chris Schofield: Hunters Hill Historical Society.  “A Saint from All Saints”:  a local investigative story with an interesting insight into life in early Australia.

Saturday 12th May 10am– Angela Phippen: Digitised books using google books, internet archives and HathiTrust.

Heritage Week- Willandra Open Day

Sunday 20 May from 10 am to 3 pm.
Further details can be found here http://www.rydehistory.org.au/whats-on/heritage-week/
Contact the Society for details on rdhs1@bigpond.com

Willandra Open Day 2017


Saturday 9th June, 10am- Ann Howard. Australia’s WW2 child evacuees.

Tuesday 12 June, 7pm- Margaret Farlow. A Sister’s Legacy; The Story of Miss Mary Makinson.


Tuesday 10 July, 7pm- Marilyn Wise of Meadowbank Park Bushcare. Proposal to name a reserve in Meadowbank after Boorong, an Eora Woman.

Saturday 14 July, 10am- Kevin Tyrell. A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Cemetery.


Saturday 11 August, 10am- Tina Bean. Researching Family Heirlooms.

Tuesday 14 July, 7pm- Angela Phippin. TBA


Saturday 8 December– Ryde District Historical Society Christmas Party