Skip to main content

Our Lectures & Excursions

Throughout the year, THRA conducts excursions to places of historical interest. We also hold eleven talks each year, open to members and the general public.

John Scott, sealer of Bass Strait and his ‘forgotten’ Tasmanian Aboriginal descendants

Presented by: Graeme Broxam

Graeme Broxam will take us to nineteenth century Bass Strait and the Tasmanian Aboriginal descendants of sealer John Scott.

Wellington Park Excursion


Anne McConnell will guide us on an excursion of the Springs, kunanyi/Mount Wellington.

New Zealand convicts

Presented by: Kristyn Harman

Kristyn Harman will speak about her research into New Zealand convicts in Van Diemen's Land.