Zoom Presentation: THE DUYFKEN

Overview The DUYFKEN is a very accurate replica of the first European vessel to land on Australian shores, viz. in 1606 near Weipa, in north Queensland. The replica was built

The Age of the Armoured Battleship

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Zoom Presentation: Wednesday 15th September 1100 2021 Overview Just over 150 years ago there was a battle between two small warships which has been regarded by many as a turning

HMAS Platypus – The Early Oberon Years

Wednesday 6th Oct 2021 at 8pm (AEST)   Joint Webinar: Naval Historical Society of Australia and The Friends Of Holbrook Submarine Museum   Overview The early years of the newly

Australia In Antarctica

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AUSTRALIA IN ANTARCTICA Zoom Presentation: Wednesday,1100, 13th. October 2021 Overview: The cessation of World War II hostilities prompted the Commonwealth Government to establish a permanent base in the Australian Antarctic

Nuclear Power Generation – An Alternative for New South Wales

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Overview: - Between 2022 and 2042, the remaining five coal-fired power stations in NSW are scheduled to close. The plan in the NSW Electricity Infrastructure Roadmap is to replace the

The Long Journey Home – The Story of the Unknown Serviceman

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THE LONG JOURNEY HOME THE STORY OF THE UNKNOWN SERVICEMAN FROM HMAS SYDNEY II Zoom Presentation: Wednesday, 1100, 17th November 2021 Overview Hear how science and perseverance are helping solve

The Story of the KRAIT

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THE STORY OF THE KRAIT Zoom Presentation: Wednesday, 1100, 15th. December, 2021 Overview The story of KRAIT is one of extraordinary bravery, endurance and secrecy. Operation Jaywick involved the KRAIT

The Writing of Australian Naval Biographies

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Overview Although Australia has a rich naval history there are less than a dozen biographies written about the Australian naval figures. This presentation will discuss the great value of biographies

The Battle of the Coral Sea & The Battle of Midway

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Overview: This fully illustrated presentation examines  both the Battle of the Coral Sea and the Battle of Midway and identifies how what happened in the first battle was of crucial