Given that so much of mainstream Australian history continues to ignore the Irish or even, on occasion, to disparage them, a new general history of the Irish in Australia is overdue.
Proposals are invited for Research Papers and/or Sessions and/or Posters
Thousands of Irish left the country in ships carrying with them all they owned, including the Irish language
It’s a memory I’ll hold forever, it’s made me take an interest in our history.
the power and potential of local diaspora has been something that I have seen increase over the last year
Ireland is set to recognize the extraordinary charity shown to its people by a Native American tribe during the country’s 19th-century famine.
Whether you are just beginning your Irish research or have been at it for years, you won’t want to miss these workshops.
Many of these wine also have Irish roots.
All of this growth and the desire of the group to continue sharing research interests has led to the idea of a history of the Irish in South Australia.
We are aware that there are many people within our community who go beyond the call of duty, giving freely of their time and energy, to ensure that Irish culture continues to flourish.