Representing professional historians in NSW.

Image courtesy British National Archives.

Representing professional historians in NSW.

Image by Cameron Skinner, 2011.

Representing professional historians in NSW.

New South Wales Police - Particulars of Deaths and Bodily injuries sustained by the Police from Bushrangers from the time of Peisley's depredations March 1862 to 7th June 1870, image courtesy State Records NSW.

Who We Are

The Professional Historians Association NSW represents practising professional historians in New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory.

What We Do

Professional historians are skilled in the practice of history including: research, writing, editing, publishing, curatorial, public speaking, oral interview, native title and geneaology.

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Become a Member

Do you engage in the professional practice of history? Become a member and receive accreditation among other benefits.

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Employ an Historian

Looking for an historian? Our members engage in everything from small research projects to contract histories and permanent employment in cultural institutions.

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From the Blog

Five minutes with Ian Hoskins, winner of the 2014 NSW Community and Regional History Prize for his book, Coast, A History of the New South Wales Edge.

10/09/2014

During the week I am the North Sydney Council Historian which means I have...

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Five minutes … with Birgit Heilmann, recently elected member of the PHA NSW & ACT executive committee

05/09/2014

  What is your current position/area of historical interest? I have worked as a curator at...

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