Fri, 17 Mar|
Lawrence Golf Clubhouse
U3A presents Mike McPhee
Discover the history of the Catlins.
Time & Location
17 Mar, 1:30 pm – 3:50 pm
Lawrence Golf Clubhouse, 27 Waipori Road, Gabriels Gully 9591, New Zealand
About the event
Mike McPhee was born and raised in the Catlins where his family is among the early European settlers. He always had a strong interest in local history. Publishing a book "Catlins Bound" featuring the sailing ships built by his great-grandfather at Stewart Island and in the Catlins.
In 2018 with his wife Anabel they pubilshed a book on the 420 Catlins men who served during WW1. Mike is curently manager of the Owaka Museum.
All are welcome to attend - to hear of a little known time in history on our own doorstep.
$10 per person, all welcome.