Monday 29/2 – VOL 1 OF RAILWAY HOTEL HISTORY BOOK LAUNCH. Interested in railway hotels? Here is the opportunity to hear from the author, Roderick Smith.
where: Drill Hall, 239 A’Beckett Street, Melbourne
when: Monday 29 February 2016, 1.30 pm
RSVP by Thursday 25 February 2016 to office AT historyvictoria.org.au or 9326 9288.
Scott Whittaker will launch the first volume of his Railway Hotels of Australia, the first of 4 volumes which will cover the history of every hotel across Australia that trades or once traded as a railway hotel. The book details the history and development of the towns in which the hotel traded. It particularly covers railway history by necessity too. Scott will be introduced by Roderick Smith.