National Archaeology Week 2023

Save the date and watch this space for the ASHA 2023 National Archaeology Week events.

Sludge: An Environmental History of Water and the Gold Rush


External event presented by National Archaeology Week (NAW) in partnership with the Royal Australian Historical Society. Rivers are cultural artefacts transformed by human intervention. In Australia a significant influence on rivers has been the effect of mining. Miners dammed and diverted rivers for water supply and then choked them with the sand, gravel and silt […]