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Directors Dr Dorothy Wickham, Clare Gervasoni and Wayne Phillipson established Ballarat Heritage Services, in February 1998, a boutique publishing house  using the imprint BHS Publishing.

Our team of experts now include professional historians, archivists, curators, family historians and educationalists. BHS offers an extensive range of heritage and education related services including consultancy, publishing, mentoring, training and assistance, and oral histories.

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Goldfields Genealogy

Goldfields Genealogy   Dorothy Wickham   Sometimes gold miners on the Victorian goldfields during the early 1850s are difficult to...
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Eureka: A Multicultural Affair

Eureka: A Multicultural Affair   Dorothy Wickham & Clare Gervasoni   The Victorian goldfields boasted a community comprised of a...
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Pre-Olympic Swimming Pools

Pre-Olympic Swimming Pools Lisa Gervasoni   Introduction The popular image of Australia is dominated by sun and surf. Swimming is...