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Birthday Celebrations & Dickens Fellowship Conference Launch

To book for Boz in Oz: Charles Dickens’ Colonial Connections go to: NSW DS – 2018 Conference – Brochure and Booking Form. On a perfect Sydney summer’s day members and guests gathered at Dickens’ statue in Sydney’s Centennial Parkland to celebrate … Continue reading

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NSWDS February 2018 Meeting

Our first meeting for 2018 proved to be another popular and well attended one with over eighty people there and which began with the AGM. This resulted in one change of committee members as our Secretary Catherine Barker stepped down; … Continue reading

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Dickens / Brontë Christmas lunch 2017

A total of seventy five members and guests of both the NSW Dickens Society and the Australian Brontë Association gathered together to celebrate a Victorian Christmas lunch in Cellos Grand Dining Room at the Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney. Opened in … Continue reading

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2018 NSW Dickens Society Events

Our Book of the Year for 2018 is The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit Meetings: 10am for 10.30am start at Sydney Room, City Tattersalls Club, 194 – 204 Pitt Street (near Market Street), Sydney. No bookings required. $5 entry fee for NSW Dickens … Continue reading

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From Dickens, Art & Landscape, Carrara, Italy to Boz in Oz: Charles Dickens’ Colonial Connections, Sydney Australia

With planning well underway for the 2018 Annual Dickens Fellowship Conference – Boz in Oz: Charles Dickens’ Colonial Connections – thoughts turn to the fantastic Dickens Fellowship 111th Annual Conference, 19-24 July 2017 held in the Italian town of Carrara. With Dickens … Continue reading

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NSWDS October 2017 Meeting

Our last meeting for the year proved to be our most well attended with a total of 58 members and 55 guests. With the room full of that many people there was a real buzz about the place which also … Continue reading

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Master writers compared

The Sydney Morning Herald – September 16-17 2017 – reports on our forthcoming meeting. Save the date and be there!    

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