The History Roadshow is a free program of presentations tailored to regional Victorian students of History in Years 11 and 12. The program aims to provide VCE students with rich curriculum-related opportunities to engage with specialist academic and professional historians.
In 2022 we offered the following subjects:
Revolutions: France with Professor Peter McPhee
Revolutions: Russia with Professor Mark Edele and Dr Julie Fedor
Revolutions: China with Dr Rebecca Cairns
Ancient History Units 1&2 with Associate Professor Andrew Jamieson
Ancient History Units 3&4 with Professor Tim Parkin
Empires with Dr Richard Trembath
Australian History with Professor Richard Broome and Dr Richard Trembath
General History Resources
Metro teachers and students are also welcome to register.
The History Council of Victoria acknowledges the support of the Department of Education and Training, Victoria, through the Strategic Partnerships Program.
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Click HERE to see details of the program in previous years.
Click HERE for background information about this long-running and successful program.
Dr Rhiannon Evans from La Trobe University presenting on Ancient Rome
to students gathered at the Christian College in Geelong, September 2017.
The presenter was so knowledgeable and engaging.
The presenter's energy and enthusiasm was infectious and he provided a realistic perspective.
A wonderful overview of the successes of the time period.
A variety of primary sources provided.
I liked the lecture style presentation and providing a taste of university life.
Ideas / views / approach of a different teacher.
The presentation was good for reinforcing information as well as providing new insights.
A fantastic opportunity for students to access information from leading academics which is not available elsewhere.
Associate Professor Adrian Jones from La Trobe University
presenting at Matthew Flinders Girls Secondary College.
For more information about the History Roadshow, please contact:
Executive Officer, History Council of Victoria Inc
Mobile: 0422 519 322
Email: [email protected]
The History Roadshow is developed and delivered by the History Council of Victoria with funding from the Victorian Government's Department of Education and Training Strategic Partnerships Program.