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OHV Awards Shortlist Announced

Organisers of the 2021 Oral History Award, awarded jointly by Oral History Victoria, the Royal Historical Society and Public Records Office Victoria, have announced the shortlisted nominees. COVID Kids Oral History Project - Way Back When Consulting Historians. End of...

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OHV Annual Symposium Report

By Alice Garner On Sunday 20 June, we held our annual symposium, ‘Plan or Perish: Ensuring the survival of community oral histories’. Uncertainty due to changing CoVID-19 restrictions meant that the event took place online. The aim of the symposium was to explore some...

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August 2021 Rewind now available

The April 2021 issue of the OHV newsletter ‘Rewind’ is now available. Highlights include: Ideas and skills exchange, coming soon OHV Annual symposium summary Membership renewal reminder 2021 OHA Biennial Conference. Current OHV members receive the the newsletter by...

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Grants for 2021 OHA Biennial Conference

Oral History Victoria (OHV) is pleased to announce it is offering four grants of up to $750 each to encourage presentations at the upcoming Oral History Australia Biennial Conference to be held in Launceston Tasmania from 14 to 17 October 2021. We want to encourage...

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2021 Oral History Award Entries Open

Entries are now open for the Victorian Community History Award for Oral History. Presented in partnership with the Public Records of Victoria and the Royal Historical Society of Victoria. Established in 1998, the Victorian Community History Awards are held annually to...

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You Tube video – Oral History Award 2020 finalists

We're very excited to announce that we have just posted a video on YouTube showing presentations from the finalists in the 2020 Oral History Award, presented as part of the Victorian Community History Awards. The award was jointly sponsored by Oral History Victoria...

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