Unlock The Past will be at

Unlock the Past Cruises

How Devonshire Street Cemetery Sydney is presented today as public history in our digital online world

Event Information

  • 1 Mar 2017 7:30pm - 9:05pm
  • Elouera Room, Tradies, The Kingsway
  • Gymea
  • New South Wales
Other Information
  • Cost: Donation to Botany Bay Family History Society

Historian Cathy Dunn will speak on the technologies that are being used by public historians and the general public to access collections and research materials and discover more information and resources on this old cemetery of Sydney (1819 – 1901).

Gone are the days of travelling and spending hours or even days in libraries and archives repositories doing research, plodding through catalogue cards and even struggling with placing microfilm reels on the film readers. What technology and online media platforms feature archives pertaining to Devonshire Street Cemetery and where are the records online.

Botany Bay Family History Society - Monthly meeting 7.30pm