Pioneers of the WA Timber Industry

When:
17 June 2021 @ 5:30 am – 6:30 am
2021-06-17T05:30:00+08:00
2021-06-17T06:30:00+08:00
Where:
Margaret River Library
Fearn Ave
Margaret River
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Margaret River Library
9780 5600

Pioneers of the Western Australian Timber Industry: a talk by Don Briggs
Thursday 17th June, 5.30pm – 6.30pm at Margaret River Library

Author Don Briggs offers a glimpse into the history of the WA timber trade including the periods of exploration, the settlement at King George’s Sound, the Swan River Colony, the forests of the South West and the people who made it happen.
Don is the author of ‘Pioneers of the Western Australian Timber Industry’ and the biographical work ‘The Busettis of Cowaramup’. Both titles are in stock at the Margaret River and Augusta Library.

Please RSVP as space is limited. Email: amrlibrary@amrshire.wa.gov.au or Ph: 9780 5600

SS Georgette used for timber loads

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top ↑

Contact the Libraries

Margaret River Library

Fearn Avenue, Margaret River WA 6285
Phone: (08) 9780 5600
Email: amrlibrary@amrshire.wa.gov.au