Monday, May 20, 2019
Journey back to the world of Melbourne's early lunatic asylums with writer and clinical psychologist, Jill Giese. Heidelberg Historical Society presents The Remarkable Story of Insanity in Colonial Victoria Presented by Jill Giese Winner of the 2018 Victorian Premier's History Award for her book The Maddest Place on Earth.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Did you know that Wikipedia’s online encyclopaedia is represented in 287 languages and contains more than 30 million articles? Volunteers from around the world contribute content or create new entries on a wide range of topics via continuous crowdsourcing. It is one of the most popular sites on the internet. Wikipedia can be considered a search engine its own right because of the immense breadth of subject matter it contains.
We are happy to launch the updated Yarra Plenty Regional Library article on Wikipedia today as Wikicommons also launches its #1lib1ref South campaign encouraging Librarians to add citations to Wikipedia.
Wednesday, May 01, 2019
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Discover the stories of early Lutheran settlers buried in heritage listed Westgarthtown Cemetery on an exclusive tour this Sunday 28th April as part of the City of Whittlesea Cultural Heritage Program. Retrace the lives of the City of Whittlesea's earliest pioneers at the original homestead Ziebell's Farmhouse Museum and enjoy afternoon tea in the heritage gardens. Learn more