I am Hilda and my Chinese name is Chui Hoi Tung. I come from Hong Kong and am an intern for the History Trust of South Australia, from 17 July to 25 August. Read more about Meet our new intern Hilda! >
The History Festival blog takes you behind the scenes as we plan the event.
My name is Yamini Dave, a student from the University of Adelaide and I attended the ‘Beyond the Boundary: Historic Adelaide Oval and Surrounds’ guided tour on the 31st May. Below is my personal review of the event. Read more about Beyond the Boundary: Historic Adelaide Oval and Surrounds >
On Sunday afternoon, we were treated to a wonderful opening speech, by Councillor Jeff Cook, from Minlaton. He was kind enough to let us reproduce his words here.
I was not prepared for how much I enjoyed this hands-on workshop - who knew you could pickle green beans and that sauerkraut was so easy to make?! All revelations to me! Read more about Getting Pickled with Ms Granny Skills >
Day two of the History Festival began with a University of Adelaide History & Heritage Tour. I took a few classes at the North Terrace Campus during my undergraduate studies, but had never really explored the whole site. Read more about Seeking Light at the University of Adelaide >
What a way to start the 2017 Festival - cold, wet and windy. But, as our CEO Greg says, onwards! The rain is doing nothing to dampen the HF Team's enthusiasm! Read more about Mad May Begins - Adelaide Town Hall Tour >