The Annual Professor Weston Bate Lecture takes place during History Week in the Victoria Theatre at Sovereign Hill. The lecture is in honour of the lasting contribution Professor Bate has made to the study of local history and its importance to Australia's national story. Book early for this popular event.
This year's guest lecturer will be Dr. Benjamin Mountford, David Myers Research Fellow, La Trobe University. Ben's new book, Britain, China, and Colonial Australia was published by Oxford University Press in November 2016.