Robyn Annear: Whelan the wrecker - City of Melbourne
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 Robyn Annear: Whelan the wrecker

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Description

The demolition firm of 'Whelan the Wrecker' was a Melbourne institution for 100 years. Robyn Annear uses Whelan's demolition sites as portals to explore layers of the city and changing ideas of heritage.

Robyn Annear is author of five books of history, including Bearbrass and A City Lost and Found: Whelan the Wrecker’s Melbourne. Her podcast, Nothing on TV, present stories from Trove historical newspapers. Currently she's putting the finishing touches to a book tracing the history of all things second-hand, due to be published in 2019.

Location

North Melbourne Library
66 Errol Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051


Contact details

03 9658 9600
www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/commu...


Dates and times

19/03/2019

Tue: 6pm – 7pm

Price

This is a free event

Bookings essential


Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Alternative access


Bookings

Book online


How to get there

Public Transport Victoria



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