The project to upgrade the LINC Tasmania building in Civic Square is progressing. A Development Application will soon be lodged with the Council and plans for the application can be viewed on the Council website.
Historian Dr Alison Alexander has won the 2014 National Biography Award for her biography of Jane Franklin, "The Ambitions of Jane Franklin: Victorian Lady Adventurer"
Sir William Crowther: Army Medical Officer, 1915-1919
Across the British Empire the 19 of July 1919 was designated as a day of festivities, or as it came to be known Peace Day. This feature includes many photos showing how this day was celebrated in Hobart.
Check out the short listed titles for the 2014 Children's Book Council of Australia Awards.
People across Australia will be taking part in the Reading Hour on Tuesday 19 August from 6pm to 7pm. Discover and rediscover the joy of reading, read to the kids, read to the dog, read to yourself!
Congratulations to the winner of the Miles Franklin Award, Evie Wyld. Check out the long list for some wonderful Australian reads.
Come and see our new easy to use Family History Portal!