Roman Archaeology Group

Perth, Western Australia

Saturday, 9th October. Roman Archaeology Group Lectures.

FREE PUBLIC LECTURES – ALL ARE WELCOME.Saturday, 9th October 1:30pm.UWA Arts Building, Alexander Lecture Theatre. Sacking Rome: From Brennus to Bonaparte– David Kennedy.One of the most famous – and shocking, … Continue reading

September 29, 2021 · Leave a comment

“Classical and Ancient Civilization” – Guy de la Bédoyère’s YouTube channel.

Some of the lectures given to the RAG by Guy de la Bédoyère in the past may now be found on Guy’s YouTube channel. Just recently, Guy shared a video … Continue reading

June 28, 2021 · Leave a comment


Dear RAG Members and Friends of RAG, In light of the current situation, it seems sensible at this stage to postpone our next RAG lectures which were scheduled this coming … Continue reading

April 28, 2021 · 2 Comments

‘Sacking Rome’ and ‘Nero and the Senate’

** EDIT: POSTPONED, CHECK MOST RECENT POSTS FOR UPDATES. ** The next meeting of the Roman Archaeology Group will take place on 1st of May 2021, in the Alexander Lecture … Continue reading

April 13, 2021 · Leave a comment

Gladius. Living, Fighting and Dying in the Roman Empire

Guy de la Bédoyère As Guy is unable to join us in person, he has recorded a lecture which we will screen. If we can arrange it, the video will … Continue reading

March 8, 2021 · Leave a comment


The next lectures will be on Saturday 20 March 2021. Watch this space for the formal announcement.

March 8, 2021 · 1 Comment

Free public lectures. Saturday, 26th September 2020.

The Perth Roman Archaeology Group will be meeting next Saturday, 26th September, in the Alexander Lecture Theatre, University of Western Australia (Arts Building).1:30 – c. 4pm. The first of the … Continue reading

September 18, 2020 · Leave a comment

Roman Britain – The Works of Giants Crumbled. Free documentary/podcast.

Here’s a documentary on Roman Britain that I hope will be of interest: “Sometime in the eighth or ninth century, somewhere on the island of Great Britain, an unknown British … Continue reading

August 22, 2020 · Leave a comment

RAG Lecture: ‘Puteoli’ and ‘Alba & Augusta Praetoria’

RAG is pleased to announce our first lecture of 2020 will be held on the 29 February, at 1:30pm. Two lectures will be presented by Emeritus Professor David Kennedy. Lecture … Continue reading

February 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

RAG Lecture: ‘The New Urban History of Pompeii’

RAG Lecture 28 September 2019 Murdoch Lecture Theatre UWA, 2pm, featuring Prof Ray Laurence (Macquarie University). Afternoon tea additional cost.

September 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Hadrian’s Wall’s early visitors would have taken a selfie if they could – and we should too

“A section of the wall is falling down, but let’s not be so quick to blame tourists for its crumbling state” Read the full article on The Guardian website at … Continue reading

May 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

2 free lectures – Sat, 8 June 2019 @ UWA

We are pleased to share information about our upcoming lectures with you. Dr Michael Birrell will be presenting two lectures on Ancient Rome to the Roman Archaeology Group at the … Continue reading

May 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

When in Rome: where Caesar was assassinated

X marks the spot… by Norah Cooper The very place too where the senate was to meet seemed to be by divine appointment favourable to their purpose. It was a … Continue reading

April 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

Guy de la Bédoyère’s ‘Domina’ Lecture Online

Guy’s lecture on “Domina” which he gave to RAG on 17th February is now online! You can watch here: Or you can watch on Guy’s YouTube channel ‘Classical Civilisation’! Just … Continue reading

March 21, 2019 · Leave a comment