Events at Virtual Event (Zoom)

VIRTUAL TALK: Kate Kelly: The True Story of Ned Kelly’s Little Sister

Rebecca Wilson discusses her book, Kate Kelly: The True Story of Ned Kelly’s Little Sister, and sheds light onto the life of an extraordinary but often overshadowed Australian.

VIRTUAL TALK: Physical activity, the elixir of health and wellbeing: how much is enough?

Anne Tiedemann joins us via Zoom to share her expertise on physical activity for healthy ageing, answering the question, how much is enough?
Elizabeth & Elizabeth with Sue Williams

VIRTUAL TALK: Elizabeth & Elizabeth with Sue Williams

Sue Williams joins us to discuss her new novel, Elizabeth & Elizabeth, the story of two women who combined their courage and wisdom to wield extraordinary power and influence behind the scenes of the fledgling colony.
Medieval Market

VIRTUAL TALK: Life in Medieval Times

Carmel Bendon takes us on a journey back in time to explore medieval life and society.
Living with Chronic Pain

VIRTUAL TALK: Living with Chronic Pain – the hidden world

Dr Dawn Macintyre joins us to share her personal experiences navigating the hidden world of chronic pain.
Poetry at SMSA

VIRTUAL MEETING Poetry at SMSA 2020

Join the Poetry at SMSA Group every 2nd Tuesday of each month to recite, listen and discuss poetry in an informal, friendly atmosphere. Members only - guest welcome.

The Wreck – Meg Keneally in conversation with Leah Kaminsky

Join Meg Keneally in conversation with Leah Kaminsky as she takes us through her latest historical novel, The Wreck.
Poetry at SMSA

VIRTUAL MEETING Poetry at SMSA 2020

Join the Poetry at SMSA Group every 2nd Tuesday of each month to recite, listen and discuss poetry in an informal, friendly atmosphere. Members only - guest welcome.

ASCCA 2020 Online Conference – Living Your Best Online Life

In 2020, ASCCA is moving its annual conference online and embracing the theme of ‘Living your best online life’.
Poetry at SMSA

VIRTUAL MEETING Poetry at SMSA 2020

Join the Poetry at SMSA Group every 2nd Tuesday of each month to recite, listen and discuss poetry in an informal, friendly atmosphere. Members only - guest welcome.

VIRTUAL TALK: The Making of the Australian Working Class with Babette Smith

Join historian Babette Smith as she explains how the research for her book The Luck of the Irish reveals that the reaction of ordinary prisoners to the convict system was crucial to creating the Australian working class.

VIRTUAL TALK Climate change and the post-COVID world with Lesley Hughes

Lesley Hughes will provide an update on how we are tracking with emissions in relation to the Paris targets, how climate impacts are ramping up, and how we can use the lessons of the pandemic to shape a more positive future.
Poetry at SMSA

VIRTUAL MEETING Poetry at SMSA 2020

Join the Poetry at SMSA Group every 2nd Tuesday of each month to recite, listen and discuss poetry in an informal, friendly atmosphere. Members only - guest welcome.
Molab Concept of a "Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV)", 1965 (Source: NASA)

VIRTUAL TALK Visions of Futures Past with Kerrie Dougherty

Space historian Kerrie Dougherty delves into the fascinating story of space projects that never were, from Britain, Europe, the USSR and Australia, as well as those of the US space program.
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VIRTUAL TALK Intellectual Property with John August

John August discusses intellectual property and why it now has such a hold over our lives and our freedoms.
Fire Stephen Pyne

VIRTUAL TALK Fire with Stephen Pyne

Join the world’s leading fire historian, Stephen Pyne, for a fascinating exploration of the history of fire and Australia's ever-expanding. catastrophic fire season.
Poetry at SMSA

VIRTUAL MEETING Poetry at SMSA 2020

Join the Poetry at SMSA Group every 2nd Tuesday of each month to recite, listen and discuss poetry in an informal, friendly atmosphere. Members only - guest welcome.
Deborah Cassrels Gods and Demons

VIRTUAL TALK Gods and Demons with Deborah Cassrels

Former foreign correspondent Deborah Cassrels joins us to peel back the tourist veneer of Bali and greater Indonesia in her new memoir Gods and Demons.