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: ‘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


Notice of AGM in which amendments to the RAG RULES will be proposed to make them in accordance with the New Associations Corporations Act 2015 (State Government of Western Australia).

December 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

February and March lectures

We have two sets of lectures coming up. This Saturday, 17th February 2018 1:30 – c. 4:30pm, Emeritus Professor David Kennedy will be presenting two lectures on cites of the … Continue reading

February 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Sat 9 Sep 2017 – Two free lectures.

On Saturday 9th September, 2017, Dr Michael Birrell will be presenting two lectures to the Roman Archaeology Group (Perth). The lectures will be held in the Alexander Lecture Theatre, Arts … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · Leave a comment