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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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Art Deco detail, building Sturt Street, Ballarat. Photograph: Gervasoni

Art Deco

Art Deco Buildings in Ballarat   Dorothy Wickham   The Jubilee of Ballarat coincided with Federation and many unusual features...
Creswick, David Syme And Co 1882, SLV

Creswick Hospital: A Caring Community

Creswick Hospital: A Caring Community   Dorothy Wickham   "I saw my mother taken away to hospital. I never saw...
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...