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2023 Margaret Medcalf Award

April 16, 2023  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»
Nominations of Called for the 2023 Margaret Medcalf Award, which recognises excellence in research and referencing of Western Australia’s State archives. Any work completed or published in 2022 calendar year is eligible to be submitted for nomination, and ...

2023 State Heritage Conference

April 13, 2023  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»
PHA Members – great news! The 2023 State Heritage Conference has been announced. ‘Our Shared Heritage: Culture and Continuum’ will run on 23-24 October at the State Theatre Centre, Perth. More information on the conference ...

PHA national conference, Adelaide, 16-17 September 2023

March 27, 2023  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»
The PHA national conference is being held this year in Adelaide, 16-17 September. We hope that some of you are considering going to this and, even better, presenting a paper. CFPs close on Monday 3 April.

2022 Western Australian Heritage Awards

November 28, 2022  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»
At the recent 2022 Western Australian Heritage Awards, our late President, Clare Menck, was awarded The Judges Award: the Professor David Dolan Award. This ...

AGM 2022

October 9, 2022  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»
Annual General Meeting Monday 17th October 2022 The PHAWA management committee welcomes all members to attend our 2022 AGM. Time:   5.30pm arrival for 5.45pm start Venue: ...

2022 Margaret Medcalf Award – call for nominations 

April 22, 2022  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»
The Margaret Medcalf Award recognises excellence in referencing and research in the use of State Archives held by the State Records Office of Western Australia (SRO). The Award honours Miss Margaret Medcalf OAM, Western Australia’s second State Archivist, for ...

Vale Clare Menck

February 23, 2022  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   1 Comment»
Vale Clare Menck It is with great shock and extreme sadness that we report the death of our President, Clare Menck on 31 January ...

EOY Sundowner 5pm Fri 26 Nov 2021

November 1, 2021  |   Posted by :   |   News,PHA (WA) Activities,PHA (WA) Events   |   0 Comment»
The end of the year is racing towards us – time for another chance to gather with other historians, relax with a drink and some good conversation and watch the sunset over Perth. PHA (WA) ...

History Council Award

October 29, 2021  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»
Congratulations to the History Council for their initiative in recognising outstanding contributions to the understanding of and advocacy for Western Australian history. Award winners have recently been announced  and comprise individuals, associations, organisations, emerging historians and others who have ...

AGM: 1.30pm Sun 12 Sept 2021

August 16, 2021  |   Posted by :   |   News,PHA (WA) Activities,PHA (WA) Events   |   0 Comment»
All members are invited to the 2021 AGM, set for 1.30pm Sunday 12 September in the North West Room at the State Library of WA.Please consider nominating to join the PHA WA management committee. Roles are President, Vice ...