Ballarat Heritage Services
|Publishing House; historical research|
|Founder||Clare Gervasoni, Dorothy Wickham, Wayne Phillipson|
|Services||Publishing books, curatorial and heritage interpretation, historical research|
Ballarat Heritage Services is a specialty distributor of historical, small run and specialist publications that are often difficult to locate. It specialises in history publications, book distribution, research, education kits / curatorial interpretation and jewellery.
The company was formed to promote Victorian local and family history and specializes in towns of the gold rush such as Ballarat, Daylesford, Castlemaine and Carisbrook.
Ballarat Heritage Services Projects
BHS Publishing are researching the following areas of Victorian history and heritage: Ballarat Pioneers; Cemeteries; Charities; Daylesford and District; Female Refuges; Oral History and Swiss and Italian.
BHS Publishing offer consultancy services in the following areas: Educational Kits; Exhibitions; Heritage, History and Genealogical Research; Grant Writing; Heritage Consultancy; Text Panel Interpretation; Workshops; Oral History and Publishing. Clients include the City of Ballarat (Heritage Education Kit peer review; heritage research), Immigration Museum (Wine, Water and Stone exhibition) and University of Melbourne (Deeper Leads).
- Age Newspaper article on Bullboar Book
- Swiss Italian Festa
- Ballarat Courier article on Prime Ministers Australian History Prize nomination