Activities and News

News

News related to Mosman Library's local studies collection is at :

http://www.mosman.nsw.gov.au/library/local-studies/

 

Newsletters

You can view the current and recent Newsletters listed below, the most recent are in bold font.  Each will open in a new window and you can save it from there if you need to.

Current Newsletter

MHS Newsletter 20 June 2017

 

Recent and Past Newsletters

MHS Newsletter 20 April 2017

MHS Newsletter 20 February 2017

MHS Newsletter 20 October 2016

MHS Newsletter 20 August 2016

MHS Newsletter 20 June 2016

MHS Newsletter 20 April 2016

MHS Newsletter 20 February 2016

MHS Newsletter 20 October 2015

MHS Newsletter 20 August 2015

MHS Newsletter 20 June 2015

MHS Newsletter 20 April 2015

MHS Newsletter 20 February 2015

MHS Newsletter 20 October 2014

MHS Newsletter 20 August 2014

MHS Newsletter 20 June 2014

MHS Newsletter 20 April 2014

MHS Newsletter 20 February 2014

MHS Newsletter 20 October 2013

MHS Newsletter 20 August 2013

MHS Newsletter 20 June 2013

MHS Newsletter 20 April 2013

MHS Newsletter 20 February 2013

MHS Newsletter 15 August 2012

MHS Newsletter 15 June 2012

MHS Newsletter 15 April 2012

MHS Newsletter 15 February 2012

MHS Newsletter 15 October 2011

MHS Newsletter 15 August 2011

MHS Newsletter 15 June 2011

MHS Newsletter 15 April 2011

MHS Newsletter 16 Feb 2011

MHS Newsletter 19 Oct 2010

News of the Passing of Don Goodsir(PDF)

 

Activities

You can view the notices of current and recent activities listed below.  PDF files will open in a new window and you can save it from there if you need to.

Current activities.

The Sydney Amateur Sailing Club by John Jeremy on 12 July 2017 - Poster(PDF)

 

Recent and Past Activities

The Portraits of James Cook by Paul Brunton on 10 May 2017 - Poster(PDF)

Epic Journeys: Cross-Continental Expeditions in Australia and the USA by Mike Dorahy on 8 March 2017 - Poster(PDF)

Lost Mosman by David Carment, Pam Lofthouse an Phillipa Morris on 9 November 2016 - Poster(PDF)

History and Snags at Allan Border Oval and Nearby: 16 November 2016 - Poster(PDF)

Northbridge: Building a New Suburb by Pam Clifford on 14 September 2016 - Poster(PDF)

MHS Annual General Meeting 14 Sept 2016 - Agenda(PDF)

MHS Annual General Meeting 14 Sept 2016 - Proxy Form(PDF)

Northbridge: Building a New Suburb by Pam Clifford on 14 September 2016 - Poster(PDF)

MHS Annual General Meeting 14 Sept 2016 - Agenda(PDF)

MHS Annual General Meeting 14 Sept 2016 - Proxy Form(PDF)

Swimming With the Spit:: 100 years of the Spit Amateur Swimming Club by Tanya Evans on 13 July 2016 - Poster(PDF)

Living on the edge: a short history of our long relationship with the NSW coast by Ian Hoskins on 11 May 2016 - Poster(PDF)

Local Studies Collections - why? by Donna Braye on 9 March 2016 - Poster(PDF)

William Paterson by Gavin Souter on March 2016 - Poster(PDF)

Toll Houses in the 19th Century by Pam Lofthouse on 11 November 2015 - Poster(PDF)

Historical Tour of Mosman Bay on 18 November 2015 - Poster(PDF)

Australian Maritime and Heritage Flags by John Vaughan 9 September 2015 - Poster(PDF)

MHS Annual General Meeting 9 Sept 2015 - Agenda(PDF)

MHS Annual General Meeting 9 Sept 2015 - Proxy Form(PDF)

That Faraway Experience: Australia's Great War 1916-1918 by Richard Reid 8 July 2015 - Poster(PDF)

Roads of Mosman by John Dansie 13 May 2015 - Poster(PDF)

The Mosman-Neutral Bay Rifle Club 1915-2-15 11 March 2015 - Poster(PDF)

St Albans Excursion 16 April 2015

2014 AGM Reports

The Mosman Parks and Bushland Association 50th Anniversary Celebration 25 October 2014 - Poster(PDF)

Remembering the great Irish famine(1845-1850) in Australia by Dr Perry McIntyre - Poster(PDF)

History and snags at the spit - Historical Tour 19 November 2014 - Poster(PDF)

The Mosman Parks and Bushland Association 1964-2014 by Anne Cook - Poster(PDF)

Song without end ... hopefully! Mosman Musical Society's past present and future by Jody Rose - Poster(PDF)

Joan Kerr: Speaking her mind on architectural history by Susan Steggall - Poster(PDF)

Mosman and Norfolk: Twins talking two languages by Bruce Baskerville - Poster(PDF)

Colonial Ladies: Lovely, lively and lamentably loose by Judith Dunn - Poster(PDF)

The Mosman Home Gardener's Society 1943-2013 by Elaine Lye and Jacquie Tuck - Poster(PDF)

Managing Waste on Sydney's Lower North Shore by Bon McKillop - Poster(PDF)

So, Why Me? Writing the Mosman Cricket Club's History by John Hiscox - Poster(PDF)

Early Girl's School on Sydney's Lower North Shore by Denise Thomas - Poster(PDF)

Henri L'Estrange: The Australian Blondin by Mark Dunn - Poster(PDF)

History of Sydney Ferries by Bill Allen - Poster(PDF)

Mosman Artists I Have Known by Paul Delprat - Poster(PDF)

Memories of Mosman by Jo Thompson and Di McKrummel - Poster(PDF)

An Illustrated History of Sydney Harbour by Dr Ian Hoskins - Poster(PDF)

Sydney's Aboriginal Past by Dr Val Attenbrow - Poster(PDF)

Mosman Tram Routes Bus Trip 25 Oct 2011 - Poster(PDF)

Mosman Library presents Mosman Lunches - Poster(PDF)

MHS Annual General Meeting 14 Sept 2011 - Notice(PDF)

MHS Annual General Meeting 14 Sept 2011 - Proxy Form(PDF)

What was Mrs Macquarie thinking by Marianne Rhydderch 14 Sept 2011- Poster(PDF)

First Immigrant Women by Dr Perry McIntyre 13 July 2011- Poster(PDF)

The History of the Spit by Marlene Reid 11 May 2011 - Presentation (PDF)

History in Paradise, RAHS tour of Norfolk Island by David Carment 20-27 Mar 2011 (PDF)

Capt Joseph Moore by Professor Robert Ouvrier 9 Mar 2011 (PDF)

Photos Curlew Camp Walk 2 Mar 2011

MHS Curlew Camp Walk 2 Mar 2011 (PDF)

MHS Lunch Poster 25 Oct 2010 (PDF)

MHS Don Goodsir 10 Oct 2010 (PDF)

 

Activities : Walks

As part of its activities, the society undertakes and supports history walks of the local area.  Some documentation available for local history walks is available below;

Mosman Historical Society: Historic Guide to Balmoral (PDF)

Mosman Historical Society: Historic Guide to Bradleys Head (PDF)

Mosman Council: Heritage Walks; Balmoral Self Guided Heritage Walk

Mosman Council: Heritage Walks; Curlew Camp Artists’ Walk

Mosman Council: Heritage Walks

 

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North Shore Historical Society History Prize (PDF)

The Cricket Publishing Company

 

Archived Newsletters and Activities

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