Community Engagement

Follow the  journey as a State Library project team visit and engage communities with regional displays, pop-up exhibitions and heritage sessions between 19 May and 15 June 2018.

Geraldton 

19 May – 22 July 2018

Museum of Geraldton: 2 Museum Place Geraldton WA 6530

20 May 2018 – 22 July 2018

Display and access to Storylines – Geraldton Regional Library: 37 Marine Terrace Geraldton WA 6530

Wiluna
24 May – 6 June 2018
Tjukurba Art Gallery

Laverton
11 June 2018
Across from the Post Office, Augusta Street

Kalgoorlie
13 June 2018
William Grundt Memorial Library

Ngaanyatjarra Lands
TBC

The State Library Storylines model of digital repatriation and reinterpretation of documentary heritage will be used to engage with Aboriginal communities close to the historical trek. Head over to the Storylines Facebook page to find a Storylines session in a community near you. You can also check out the Google Map  for an overview of John Forrest’s 1874 trek, and locations were State Library project team will be stopping along the journey.

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