This category contains the external tours organised by SAG
|02 August 2017
External Tour - Wednesday 02 August 2017 10:30am - 12:30pm
An archaeological ramble 'round The Rocks
Location: Meeting place to be advised
Tour leader: Dr Wayne Johnson, Archaeologist and curator at the Rocks Discovery Museum Bookings essential: $35 members, $50 non-members
This walk will start with a lecture, then a walking tour taking in sites that have undergone archaeological investigations in the last 25 years, dating from the establishment of the Colony in 1788 to Federation in 1901.
A reasonable level of fitness is required, as some stairs may be involved.
|18 October 2017
External Tour - Wednesday 18 October 2017 08:00am - 04:00pm
Visit NSW State Archives
Location: Bus leaves from Richmond Villa, 120 Kent Street Sydney (more information here), with a pick up at Strathfield Station.
Bookings essential: $42 members only
Join the bus trip to State Archives’ Western Sydney Records Centre at Kingswood. Do some research in the reading room and bring your walking shoes if you wish to participate in an optional behind the scenes tour of the facility. The tour takes approximately one hour and involves stairs.
BYO lunch. You need a reader’s ticket and should pre-order up to four records one week ahead of the visit.
* NB Price includes bus transport to & from the archives. Pick up/drop off from 120 Kent Street or Strathfield train station.