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Add to calendar 08/30/2020 10:00 AM 08/31/2020 4:00 PM Europe/Paris Convicts and colonists history conference and family history fair penrithlibrary false DD/MM/YYYY

In celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Emu Plains Convict Farm’s establishment and Penrith’s early colonial history. Conference Speakers include: Professor Grace Karskens – historian and archaeologist
Lorraine Stacker – Emu Plains Convict Farm historian
Steve Ford – historical land researcher
State Records archivist – speaking on researching your convict and colonist family history

PLUS – the launch of the revised edition of Lorraine Stacker’s history of the convict farm – Chained to the soil on the Plains of Emu

Cost for conference – $25. Fair is free. Book –


Penrith City Library, 601 High Street, 2750
Penrith, New South Wales

Penrith City Library Peter Goodfellow Theatrette Conference

02 47327891

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