LHS Lecture Series

On this page we have made available for listening or download a number of the regular Launceston Historical Society lecture series held on the third Sunday of each month. It is audio only and on MP3.

They go back to 2011 and new ones are being added all the time, so come back and check occasionally.


  • William Henry Clayton: architect. A talk by Robert Smith on 15 August 2021
  • If These Walls Could Talk. Talk by Alan Townsend in July 2021.
  • The role of anaesthetists in safe childbirth in Australia – from pioneers to present day. Talk read by Dr John Paull for Professor Alicia Dennis on 21 June 2021
  • John Francis – Royal Assassin. A talk by Derek Binns on 16 May 2021
  • Kings Meadows Road Station. A talk by John Dent and Darren Watton in April 2021
  • Sir Richard Dry- Our Greatest Hero. A talk by Nigel Burch in February 2021.