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We warmly welcome you to join us at regular events throughout the year.   Events are advertised on Facebook one week beforehand.

MONTHLY HISTORY TALKS

Note:  During Covid-19 precautions, Monday evening presentations will not go ahead until restrictions allow us to meet safely.  Thank you for your understanding.

A series of presentations held on the second Monday evening of the month, from February through to November.

Venue:  Mechanics Institute,  5 Meadow Street Guildford.  Doors open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start.   Entry: Gold coin donation.  Mingle, enjoy a glass of wine, and stay for a light supper after the presentation.   Check out the 2020 program of guest speakers here.  2020 Guest Speakers.

ANNUAL EVENTS

Australian Heritage Festival April – May 2020

Each year we participate in the Australian Heritage Festival, hosted by the National Trust.  Tours and events are organised around the theme chosen by the National Trust.

ANZAC DAY  25th April

Join us for an ANZAC Day service commencing at 9am at the Guildford war memorial in Stirling Square.  After formal proceedings, come for a cup of tea and an ANZAC biscuit.  Location:  Mechanics Institute,  opposite Stirling Square.

WESTERN AUSTRALIA DAY – First Monday in June

Celebrate Western Australia Day as we hold a flag raising ceremony commencing at 10am, followed by a guest speaker presenting on what makes Western Australia special to them.  Location: Grassed area at the back of the Colonial Gaol in Meadow Street.  After the ceremony we adjourn for morning tea in the Mechanics Institute.