Speakers & presentations
We have a number of PowerPoint presentations which can be shown for local schools, organisations and groups. These presentations are about the Borough of Granville and the history of the people, places, religion, commerce, sport and other topics relating to the district.
Book a Speaker or order a Presentation by contacting us here or completing a booking form.
"From Forest to Factory"
The Lady Bushranger - Jessie Hickman
The story of Elizabeth Jessie Hickman who was born in Burraga NSW, after joining the circus, her life turned to crime after her common law husband died, she turned to a life of crime in the Granville & Guildfords area, serving time in gaol for her crimes she fled to the mountains. Approximatley one hour. Speaker Barry Bullivant OAM
The story of Parramatta River and its tributaries, Duck River, Duck Creek, Abeckett's Creek, Clay Cliff Creek, Toongabbie Creek, the businesses, the people and their history. Aproximately one hour. Speakers Barry Bullivant OAM
Down Memory Lane
A presentation of photographs that takes you to the 1940's do you remember the good old days, remember the out back toilet, the clothes prop mand and the rabbitto, lasts about one hour. Speaker Barry Bullivant OAM
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This database is being updated constantly, it is current to October 2011, please be patient it is a large file