Hunter Living Histories Showcase – 3 April 2023

Hunter Living Histories Showcase is on Monday 3rd April 2023 (1.00pm-2.30pm).

You are invited to join us, see details below.

 ZOOM link available HERE


Online showcases are held on the first Monday of every month (except January and public holidays) and open to staff and students of the University of Newcastle, the community, bona fide community researchers, industry partners and professionals to share their research.

Begin (1.00 pm):  

Acknowledgement of Country 

Welcome – Gionni di Gravio OAM (Chair HLH & University Archivist)

Updates : (3 mins each)

  • Library – Community membership (Lindsey Fratus) WATCH HERE
  • Special Collections
    • Margaret Senior Exhibition (Katy Sentas) WATCH HERE
    • New Special Collections Interns & WIL students
    • Hannan Photographic Archive
  • Regional GLAM institutions WATCH HERE
    • Exhibition of Charles Martin’s artworks, University gallery  27-30 April (Judy Lindsay)
    • Friends of the University – Donation of books (Lesley Gent)
  • Hunter National Trust


  • Launch of the Indigenous Cultural and Intellectual Property Protocol. More details can be found here on the protocol and the community guide.
  • University of Newcastle’s  Historical, Cultural and Critical Inquiry Group (HCCI) Seminar presents Assoc Prof Mathew Bailey ‘The competition that matters’: Histories of shopping centres in Australia (with examples from Newcastle) Friday 31 March 2023, 10-11am W202 and Zoom (further details HERE)
  • Loud Sky exhibition, Lock Up, Hunter Street Newcastle. 1st April-23 May 2023. Further info HERE
  • NOW OPEN ‘Community Heritage Grants. Further info HERE
  • National Trust NSW Heritage Festival. Australia’s largest annual community-driven heritage festival returns from 10 April – 14 May 2023 with a diverse festival program of more than 150 FREE and ticketed events set to celebrate Shared Stories across New South Wales. Further info HERE








  • Latest HLH blog posts- Further info HERE

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End : (2.30 pm)

Next Showcase –  1 May, 2023

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