Shared stories: Treasures of the Local Studies Collection

Next date: Friday, 26 February 2021 | 11:00 PM to Sunday, 28 March 2021 | 02:00 PM


Discover the joys and sorrows of Lake Macquarie’s fascinating past in this new SEEN exhibition. Human experiences have been repeated throughout history.  Our forebears faced loss and mistakes and enjoyed success and celebrations just as we do. Treasures showcases never before exhibited and newly acquired objects and photographs from our Local Studies Collection.  The exhibition tells the stories of our shared experiences and connects us to our region’s past. 

Monday - Sunday, 10am-2pm
Gold Coin Entry

 Schools and Group Tours available

For the safety and well-being of all participants, safe-distancing and social gathering measures will be practiced and contact details for traceability will be kept. All attendees will be reminded to follow health advice and safe physical distancing by keeping 1.5m apart, maintaining personal hygiene by regularly washing hands, and not attending if they feel unwell. Council reserves the right to cancel the event if deemed in violation with safe COVID practices.




  • Saturday, 13 February 2021 | 10:00 AM - Sunday, 28 March 2021 | 02:00 PM


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