2016 Archives

12. May 28th 2016 Launch of 'Gerringong Then & Now' DVD

The long awaited DVD, "Gerringong Then & Now - a pictorial walk back in time", showing photos past and present, together with a voice over, produced by GDHS, was launched at our Annual General Meeting on 28th May 2016, in the Museum in Blackwood Street. 

The AGM commenced at 1.00pm followed by the launch at 2.00pm where a complimentary copy of the DVD was presented to various contributors.

Following the launch, afternoon tea was provided.

Copies of the DVD are on sale for $20.00 from the Museum, Gerringong Newsagent and Kiama Library. For information on the DVD please see the Additional Notes on the DVD page under our 'Items For Sale' page.

14. 10th September 2016

 To celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the opening of the Gerringong Historical Museum in 1991, an evening function was held on 10th September at 7.30pm in the Museum to mark this event

Dr Ros Russell, who carried out our recent Significance Review, was the guest speaker and gave a very interesting talk on Country Museums.

15.  29th October 2016.    GDHS hosted a visit to 40 Stafford Street, Gerroa. 

This property is presently owned by Mr & Mrs Langton who kindly offered to open their house for this event. The historical house was originally owned by Mr Ricketts and family. He was a furniture maker in Sydney and the house was their holiday home.

 

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