The Launceston Historical Society Newsletter for December 2021 is now ready to read.
Find out about our activities over the past couple of months and see what we have in store for next year.
We will meet again on 20 February 2022 – so until then have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.
LHS Newsletter No 181, December 2021
The Launceston Primary School History Prize is done and dusted for 2021. Read a summary of the results in the December Newsletter.
Watch out for the notification for the 2022 competition. Be in the running to win book vouchers from Petrarch’s Bookshop by doing some historical research and presenting it in a short video or project.
Open to all students from the Launceston area in grades 3 – 6.
The Marita Bardenhagen Memorial Award for Local History is a biennial prize acknowledging outstanding original research in the field of local history with significant Tasmanian content.
The 2021 Award is now closed. Results will be announced in February 2022.
The winner will be awarded $1,500 and a citation.
More information and application forms for both awards are available here: http://launcestonhistory.org.au/activities/history-prize/