28 Aug 2015Tasmanian Premier, Will Hodgman, has declared the unique experience of the West Coast Wilderness Railway as crucial to the region’s future tourism.
24 Aug 2015The Victorian government has proposed that the Budj Bim Cultural Landscape be nominated for a UNESCO World Heritage listing.
20 May 2015The 18th Australian Engineering Heritage Conference will be held in Newcastle from 7-9 December, hosted and organised by the Newcastle Division of EA and Engineering Heritage Australia.
6 May 2015Engineering Heritage SA invites you to the 4th South Australian Engineering Heritage Conference on Friday 15th May, with keynote speaker Guy Maron, Adelaide architect and designer of the Bicentennial Conservatory.
6 May 2015Adelaide archaeologist Dr Cameron Hartnell was kind enough to provide photographs of the recently-completed extensions at Adelaide High School. The school is built on the site of the Adelaide Observatory, which was also the family home of Sir Charles Todd.
What is Engineering Heritage?Items of engineering heritage are those that have been designed, constructed and operated by engineers that may be significant for historic, aesthetic, scientific or social reasons. Find out more about Engineering Heritage here.
The BoardThe Board develops policy and represents Engineers Australia nationally on engineering and industrial heritage matters. The Board also manages a number of Australia-wide programs and provides guidance and a degree of co-ordination to the engineering heritage groups located in each Division. Find out more about the Board here.
Activities & PublicationsEngineering Heritage Australia run a number of programs across the country. To find out more about a particular program, just follow the links below.
- Engineering Heritage Recognition Program
- Oral History Program
- Engineering Heritage Practice Notes
- Engineering Heritage & Conservation Guidelines (PDF)
- Engineering Heritage Australia Quarterly Magazine
12 Sep 2015Morell Bridge was one of the first applications of reinforced concrete in Victoria and the first concrete arch bridge built using Monier patents.
16 Sep 2015“Restoration of Steam Locomotive Beyer-Garrett 6029 – Awakening the Sleeping Giant” Speaker: Alan Gardner
9 Oct 2015Engineering Heritage Recognition Weekend 2015
15 Oct 2015Speaker: TBC | Time: 5:30pm for 6pm - 8pm
19 Nov 2015SAVE THE DATE! More information coming soon.