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Railway Hotels of Australia author talk at Swan Hill Library
May 23, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Join Scott Whitaker, author of ‘Railway Hotels of Australia’ book series, at Swan Hill Library, for an informative and entertaining talk about the history of Railway Hotels, including the social, economic and political themes that have shaped society over the last 150 years.
This talk will be of great interest to local historians, rail enthusiasts, researchers, genealogists and those interested in hotels and social history.
The lecture is free but please contact the venue to book your seat.
About Scott: Scott has authored and self-published three volumes on the Railway Hotels in Australia:
Volume One: Victoria
Volume Two: New South Wales
Volume Three: Queensland
Volume Four: (TBA) is currently in production and will cover the rest of Australia.
July 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
July 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
July 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am