Historic Heritage Summit 2024


Inveresk Tramshed

Inveresk Tramshed
Photo: Ian Boersma

​​Join us for the 2024 Historic Heritage Summit in Launceston on Friday 17 May 2024 and:

  • hear insights from a range of speakers.
  • discover the data and findings from critical studies undertaken in the past 12 months.
  • listen to the outputs from Focus Groups and contribute to the next phase of these sector initiatives.
  • meet and network with other sector members and heritage property custodians and contribute to the sector priorities for 2024-25; and
  • see the latest updates to the Tasmanian Heritage Register search portal.
Preliminary Summit Program

8.30am Attendee Registration and Networking (tea and coffee available)
9.00am Welcome & Housekeeping – Facilitator
9.05am Welcome – Minister for Heritage TBC
Speech - Tasmanian Heritage Council Chair (Incl Communications Strategy)
9.20am Program Outline – Facilitator
9.30am Keynote Speaker (Speaker TBC)
10.00am Presentation – Contribution of Heritage Report 
10.30am Morning Tea and Networking
11.00am Workshop Session* – Focus Groups

-          Local Heritage Management

-          Heritage Skills

-          Youth Engagement

-          Industrial Heritage
12.30pm Lunch and Networking
1.00pm Searchability Project – John Stephenson Heritage Tasmania
1.20pm Presentation – Funding Options - Kate Clark Stenning and Associates
1.40pm Facilitated discussion (or alternative) – Funding Options
2.00pm Response from the THC Chair – reflections, Q&A, next steps
2.20pm Closing comments (Minister for Heritage) TBC
3.30pm CLOSE

Purchase your tickets now

Tickets can be purchased for $30.00p.p Historic Heritage Summit 2024 Tickets 

​Other Free Summit 2024 Activities

These activities in Launceston on 16/17 May 2024, include:
Launceston City Centre heritage tours 
When: Thursday 16 May 2024 at 4:00pm-5:00pm, the afternoon before the networking event

Networking Event at the Star Bar Cafe
When: Thursday 16 May 2024, starting at 5.30pm - the evening prior to the Summit

Inveresk Railyard heritage tours
When: Friday 17 May 2024 at 7.15am , early morning before the Summit
Book your ticket via Historic Heritage Summit 2024

Summit 2023 Activity Update

Many of these activies are now nearing completion. The Historic Heritage Summit 2024 will include report-back presentation, data and updates from these activities.

See here​ for Summit 2023 information ​

​​Built Heritage Sector Updates

Back Home