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First map of Australia seminar

First map of Australia seminar
15 June 2011

Celebrate the 200th anniversary of the publication of Louis de Freycinet’s map of Australia at the National Library on Sunday 19 June.

Presented by the Australia on the Map division of the Australasian Hydrographic Society, in association with the Embassy of France, the event will feature a number of speakers including Henry de Freycinet, the last male descendant of Louis de Freycinet, who published the first full map of Australia in 1811.

Sunday 19 June, 11 am – 4 pm
National Library Theatre, free
Bookings: online or 02 6262 1271

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