Sydney Historical Archaeology Practitioners’ (SHAP) Workshop on 18 May – updated program attached The program for the SHAP (Sydney Historical Archaeology Practitioners’) Workshop has been finalised. The theme is The Role of Archaeology in Heritage Conservation. Tickets are still on sale at https://shap2018.eventbrite.com.au/ – head over to reserve your spot now as places are limited! Tickets are […]
Case Note – Millers Point Community Assoc Inc v Property NSW  NSWLEC 92: The Sirius Building Case Environmental & Planning Law Journal 35/2: 212-217 has just came out today, click HERE to access the journal.
In early 1943 five Australians were murdered on the island of Nauru by the occupying Japanese forces.Their bodies have never been recovered. Extent Heritage is now providing expert archaeological advice and services to a concerted effort to find, identify and re-patriate the remains of those Australians. For more information: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5539577/Lost-burial-site-five-Australians-murdered-Japanese-WWII-Nauru.html
On Sunday 18th March, Extent’s Dr Matthew Kelly gave a talk to the Ashfield and District History Society on the Allied Flour Mill archaeology and milling machinery. Eighty people attended on that Hot Hot day but they were all very enthusiastic for the session called Farms, Flour and Flats Summer Hill Flour Mills. Matthew Pullinger from Hassell […]
Last Thursday, within the walls of Brisbane’s iconic Boggo Road Gaol, Susan McIntyre-Tamwoy spoke on the subject of ‘wounded heritage places’, focusing on Extent’s recent work at Pentridge Gaol, Melbourne.
Ethnography/Ethno-archaeology and the potential for rock art studies in Papua New Guinea Roxanne Tsang — University of Papua New Guinea Ethnographic stories have long been an integral part of socio-cultural research. This paper considers ethnographic stories relating to cave and rock engravings at Jacquinot Bay, in the Bismarck Archipelago where a Lapita site has recently been discovered. […]
Extent Heritage are proud to announce that Corinne Softley, a Heritage Advisor in our Sydney office, has been awarded a ‘Highly Commended’ for the young/early career heritage practitioner category in the 2017 Australia ICOMOS President’s Awards. The President’s Award recognises the important contribution made by the active engagement of early career professionals in the cultural […]
During the Early Works the Extent Heritage historical archaeology team carried out test excavations to identify the extent and nature of surviving archaeological remains across several hot spots that potentially contained relics of state significance. In addition, monitoring of an Aboriginal salvage excavation in an area containing evidence of the Aboriginal occupation within the Paramatta […]
In January 2016 AHMS and Futurepast Heritage merged to form Extent Heritage. EXTENT offers the most comprehensive range of built heritage, archaeology and Aboriginal heritage services available within the Australian and Asia Pacific region.