*** Three dates for your diary:
29th June, 6pm to 7pm Bega Library (6499 2127) and 30th June, 10.30am to 11.30am Bermagui Library (6499 2411). FREE talk by Dr Sue Rosen on Australia’s secret plans for a ‘total war, total civilian collaboration’ scorched earth strategy to be implemented in the (anticipated) event of invasion of Australia by the Japanese in World War II. 12th August, 10am to 4pm South Coast Family and Local History Expo at Club Sapphire, Merimbula. FREE. South Coast History Society will have a (modest) display at this event. Come along, bring your friends, and have a chat with us about local history. 2nd September, 10.30am to 5pm, ‘Our History, Our Heritage’ full-day seminar, also at Club Sapphire Merimbula. Organised by South Coast History Society as a follow-on to our very successful South Coast History Day in February, an array of interesting speakers will be sharing stories from and about the South Coast’s fascinating history. $20 includes lunch and afternoon tea. Pre-booking is ESSENTIAL (to do so now, deposit $20 per attendee into the Society’s Bendigo Bank account BSB 633 000, Account 158877472 AND contatct 0448160852 that you have done this).