In Sickness and In Health

By Elisabeth Edwards $49.50 In Sickness and in Health takes an original approach in exploring how medicine shaped the history of Orange and the surrounding districts from the earliest days of settlement. Order Form






Canobolas Gardens Crematorium Inscriptions

$35.00 A record of the inscriptions on plaques in the Canobolas Gardens Crematorium, Orange. The inscriptions have been divided into locations and identified as much as possible by plaque numbers. Order Form






ANZAC Doctor

By Stuart Braga The life of Sir Neville Howse, VC, one of Australia’s most outstanding soldier-surgeons, Sir Neville Howse was awarded the Victoria Cross for his heroism during the Boer War, the first time it had been conferred on a … Read more






Orange and District Illustrated 1928

By Orange City Council $10.75 Gives an interesting picture of life in Orange in 1928 as well as providing a concise overview of the history of Orange to that date. An eyewitness view of part of the history of Orange. … Read more






A Vision Splendid – A History of Orange

By David Holmes, Andrew Honey & John Miller $39.95 This publication provides a chronological and historical perspective of Orange’s growth and development from its pioneering days in the mid 1800’s through to the mid 1950’s and 60’s. Order Form






WWI Centenary Community Project Begins

The call has gone out to families with connections to Orange to help find the names of all Orange’s ex-services personnel from World War I. Orange City Council has formed a Community Working Party in the lead up to plans … Read more






History Talking by Helen McAnulty Book Launch

A love of collecting and writing oral history has led to a unique book titled History Talking by local writer Helen McAnulty covering reminiscences of people from Gulgong, Mudgee and Orange. In his foreword Alexander Jenkins Professor Emeritus, University of … Read more






Dairies, milkmen and ice-cream factories

Dairies, milkmen and ice cream and butter factories will be the subject of Orange and District Historical Society’s next History Alive meeting, to be held on Wednesday, October 12 2011. Cows were essential to all the early settlers in the … Read more






Moment Behind the Photo Workshop at Orange

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but often that’s only half the story. Sometimes the best memories come from recalling the stories behind the photo. And this includes your family stories! The Central West Writers’ Centre and … Read more






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