Category Archives: Meet the author

Upcoming Event – 13 May 2015

To celebrate the re-digitisation of the Hume Photographic Collection, there will be seminar about the Hume Family and their photographs for the Friends of Fryer Library at The University of Queensland on 13 May. Bill Kitson will talk about Walter Hume’s maritime photographs, while I’ll talk about the Hume family. If you’re a Fryer Library Friend, I look forward to seeing you there.


History and Genealogy Expo 25-27 June 2012

See you at the Professional Historians Association of Queensland exhibition or Boolarong Press exhibition at the Unlock the Past Queensland Expo 2012 at Centenary State High School, Moolanda Street, Jindalee, Brisbane on Monday 25 June from noon till 9.00pm. Come and have a chat. Surveying Success on sale at both sites.


Book signing on Thursday 24 May 2012 @ Angus & Robertson, Post Office Square, Brisbane

Meet author, Hilary Davies, at Angus & Robertson Bookstore, Post Office Square, Brisbane on Thursday 24 May 2012 12:00-2:00pm. Have a chat about her book set in colonial Queensland – Surveying Success: The Hume Family in Colonial Queensland. Find out about the Hume family – What did they achieve? How did they get to the top in Queensland? These answers and more…