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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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Group of Police 1860s, Oswald Thomas Madeley,

Policing in Victoria

Policing in Victoria   Dorothy Wickham   Within three years of the Ballarat goldfields being settled, British military detachments of...
Gold License, 1852 Federation University Historical Collection.

Gold Licenses

Gold Licenses (The Miner's License)   Dorothy Wickham Gold License, 1852 Federation University Historical Collection. The...
Pre Olympic Swimming Pools In Victoria

Pre-Olympic Swimming Pools

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