Roman Archaeology Group

Perth, Western Australia

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 the GENERAL MEETING TO ALTER THE RULES (CONSTITUTION)

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

Lectures: 29 April, 2017

Please see attached flyer for information.

April 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

Reminder: Sun 19 March 2017 – Free lectures

A reminder that Guy de la Bédoyère will be presenting two lectures to the RAG Sunday, 19 March 2017

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

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March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Upcoming Free Lectures – 5 Feb 2017

Sunday 5th February 2017. Venue: Ross Lecture Theatre, Physics Building UWA Dr Michael Birrell will present two free lectures. 1:30pm -Merida: A Roman city in Spain The ancient Roman city of Augusta Emerita. … Continue reading

January 12, 2017 · 2 Comments

Oldest hand-written Roman document discovered in London

Oldest hand-written Roman document discovered in London “In a recent discovery, archaeologists have announced the findings of a dig in London to be the first ever written roman record. The … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

UWA Classics Society

A recently formed club at the university, ‘UWA  Classics Society’ (‘ClasSoc’ for short) is a student-run club at UWA devoted to all things Classics and Ancient History. If you’re studying the … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Upcoming Lectures by Guy de la Bédoyère and Don Boyer.

Saturday 11th April, 2015. 10:30am – c.1:30pm Social Science Lecture Theatre, UWA. 10:30am – ‘The Real Lives of Roman Britain’ – Guy de la Bédoyère. “Guy is a British historian … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

The lion-griffin frieze on the Winthrop Hall

For a teacher, there can be few things more pleasant than the times when instead of merely absorbing and regurgitating information with varying degrees of accuracy, a keen student will … Continue reading

December 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Latin Inscription Found in Jerusalem

A Latni inscription commemorating the Emperor Hadrian has been discovered in Jerusalem. “To the Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus, son of the deified Traianus Parthicus, grandson of the deified Nerva, … Continue reading

October 22, 2014 · Leave a comment