PROCLAMATION DAY LUNCH
A joint event with the Australasian Pioneers' Club
Guest Speaker: Professor Gregory Melleuish
TUESDAY 12TH FEBRUARY - 12:15PM - $65
Professor Gregory Melleuish will examine the importance of Christian and liberal values in forming Australian culture and why these values enabled Australia to develop from its colonial beginnings in 1788 to become a free and prosperous community. Author of seven books, Professor Melleuish is a political scientist and a historian who teaches both history and politics at the University of Wollongong. The topics he covers include political theory, Australian politics, ancient history and world history. He has had a long involvement in the development of history curriculum in Australia. His most recent book is Despotic State or Free Individual? Two Traditions of Democracy in Australia.
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