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Coming Meetings


All meetings are held in the Balwyn
 Evergreen Centre, 45 Talbot Ave,, Balwyn
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Thursday 14 May 2015 – 8pm

Speaker: Dolores San Miguel

 Topic – Lionel San Miguel

Dolores San Miguel, author of The Secret Love Letters: a Family History, will speak about her family research and her uncle, the architect Lionel San Miguel.  Lionel San Miguel designed Our Lady of Good Counsel Church Deepdene and several houses in the Balwyn area.

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Thursday 11 June 2015 – 8pm

Speaker: Janis Sheldrick

Topic: George Goyder of the Goyder Line

 Janis Sheldrick, author of Nature’s Line, will speak about George Goyder, Surveyor-General of South Australia (1861-1894).  Goyder was a major figure in the shaping of South Australia and founder of Darwin.

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Thursday 9 July 2015 – 8pm

Speaker: Associate Professor Don Garden

Topic: Water, Rolling Countryside & Fresh Air: How the Environment shaped Boroondara and Balwyn

These meetings will be held in the Balwyn
Evergreen Centre, 45 Talbot Ave, Balwyn.  
 Email: balwynhistory@gmail.com   
website:  www.vicnet.net.au/~balwynhs