history walk

History of Bellingen Valley

History of Bellingen Valley

Duration:1 hour total
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Daniel Parsa has worked for the State Library of NSW for more than 10 years. He has given talks at the State Library and WEA on the history of American and Australian ornithology focusing on the depiction of birds in John James Audubon and John Gould watercolour paintings. Daniel has written articles for the Great Walks magazine, Great Ocean Quarterly magazine and SL magazine. Daniel has been…
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What we’ll do

The following topics will be discussed: The history of Gumbaynggirr Aboriginal tribe in the valley. The contact between the Gumbaynggirr people and early Europeans, in particular, Clement Hodgkinson, the government surveyor, who made two expeditions to the area in 1841 and 1842. The history of European settlement, in the valley and how cutting and selling red cedar gave rise to shipping and the…

What else you should know

You may bring pen and paper.

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history walk
New experience
€14 per person
New experience
€14 per person