History Week - "Dead and Buried" Talk with Warren Fahey @ Liverpool City Library | Yellamundie

Friday, 13 September 2024 | 10am - 11:30am | Liverpool | General

Join us for "Dead & Buried", a captivating history seminar that delves into Sydney's three earliest burial grounds: the Old Burial Ground (George Street), Devonshire Street "Sandhill's Cemetery", and the grand Victorian Rookwood Necropolis.

Renowned cultural historian Warren Fahey will uncover the stories of notable burials and the colourful history of the good, bad, and ugly side of Sydney city. This illustrated talk will also explore changing attitudes towards death, especially in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Friday 13th of September
10:00am - 11:30am
Liverpool City Library | Yellamundie

Warren Fahey is a prolific author, performer, and occasional ABC commentator, celebrated for his engaging and informative speaking style. Specialising in the quirky and curious sides of history, Warren has been honoured with the Order of Australia, the Prime Minister's Centennial Medal, the Advance Australia Award, and the Don Banks Music Award for lifetime achievement in music. He prefers to say he is a graduate of the Dingo University. For more information on Warren Fahey, visit https://www.warrenfahey.com.au.
This event is free and light refreshments will be provided. Parking is available at the library and is free for the first two hours.

Bookings are essential

Event Details

Friday, 13 September 2024
10am - 11:30am

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