Ben to Deliver the 2017 Weston Bate Lecture

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.

For Sovereign Hill’s 2017 Weston Bate Lecture, Dr Ben Mountford from La Trobe University will explore the history of the Sydney Ducks and the importance of Colonial Australia to the making of California gold rush history.

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