Melbourne Then and Now

Marvellous Melbourne: Then and Now


Dates:
Tuesday 29 August
Venue: Level 2, City Club
Time: 11am-noon
Cost: $15 per person includes lecture

On the eve of Melbourne Day – an annual celebration to mark the founding of Melbourne on 30 August 1835 – Stuart Macintyre, Emeritus Laureate Professor of the University of Melbourne and chair of the Heritage Council of Victoria, compares the rapid growth of the city in the late 19th century with the beginning of the 21st century and asks what did we make of the opportunities then and now?

Bookings essential, places are limited.