Our website, blog and social media accounts, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram keep you abreast of latest developments in New South Wales, Australian and world military history, including notable events “on this day in history”, biographical profiles of military figures, places and buildings of historical interest, new books, new films and documentaries, articles, debates, media commentary, public occasions, anniversaries, centenaries, ceremonies and commemorations. You will be kept fully up to date and informed of the Society’s forthcoming activities. Also you are able to exchange views and information about your favourite subjects with a community made up of Society members and others.
Monthly lectures are held with guest speakers on a variety of topics. Lectures are available free to members and guests. Featuring renowned speakers from Australian defence and security organisations, universities, other historical societies and “think tanks”, these insightful topics provide great depth into conflicts and periods of history of military importance.
Reconnaissance is the journal of the Society, and is published for members quarterly. It publishes content regarding meetings and seminars, along with other contributed papers regarding military history, news items, opinion pieces, letters to the editor, book reviews and biographical articles round out a colourful, informative and entertaining package.
The Society arranges group visits to places of military historical interest such as museums, fortifications, batteries, bases, airfields, naval docks, barracks and other sites, each time accompanied by well-informed guides with the knowledge and background to ensure a rewarding experience.