Ballarat 26 - 27 April

Wednesday 26 April - Consultation Day

Thursday 27 April - Activity Day

People discussing historical prints   Photo of a man beside a World War 2 plane decorated with a couple embracing and the words I'll be seeing you 


Day 1 - Consultation Day

Wenesday 26 April 10 am to 4 pm

Please book a free individual session with one of our experts. Twenty-minute sessions run from 10am to 4pm and bookings are essential.

Memorabilia brought in for these sessions will be photographed as a documentary record of the workshops.

For your safety and that of others STRICTLY NO WEAPONS OR MUNITION. If you would like advice about these, please bring a photo.


Day 2 - Activity Day

Thursday 27 April 10:30 am to 12:30 pm Session 1

10:15 am Talk: Caring for Wartime Memorabilia

11:00 am Morning tea provided

11:15 am - 12:30 pm  Demonstration and information sessions

Demonstration: Cleaning Medals

Demonstration: Brush vacuuming uniforms

Information Session: Archival storage of paper documents

Information Session: Researching family military history

All sessions will run for approximately 15 minutes. Lunch not provided.

Two women with female air force uniforms 

Thursday 27 April 1:30 pm to 4 pm Session 2

1:15 pm Talk: Caring for wartime Memorabilia

2:00pm afternoon tea provided

2:15-4:00pm Demonstration and Information sessions

Demonstration: Cleaning medals

Demonstration: Brush vacuuming uniforms

Information Session: Archival storage of paper documents

Information Session: Researching family military history

All sessions will run for approximately 15 minutes

Online Bookings

Location: Art Gallery of Ballarat, 40 Lydiard St North, Ballarat Central VIC 3350

Enquiries Phone: 03 9348 5700

Enquiries Email: warheritageroadshow@gmail.com

Getting to the Art Gallery of Ballarat

Trains and buses run frequently every day from Melbourne and Geelong. Ballarat railway station is just a few minutes walk from the Gallery. Check with V/Line for timetable details.