Members of the Y.E.A. and all friends of
You are cordially invited to a launch of Val's book "Yerranderie is my Dreaming" at the Oberon Museum, OBERON 2787 on Sunday 30th March 2008 for a yarn about Yerranderie and the book.
The time 2.00pm to 5.00pm. Note: The official opening will be at 3.00 pm to 4.00 pm
Val will sign her book for you. It is about Ensign Francis Luis Barrallier, the first white explorer to The Oaks and beyond in 1802.The book is a historic novel, beautifully presented with maps and copies of original French drawings of our local Gun-dun-gurra indigenous people, notably "Yerran" & "Derri". These and others are portrayed by Nicolas-Martin Petit, a contemporary French artist from the Baudin/ Peron Expedition sent out by Napoleon.
Price $49.50 including GST.
Val hopes to see you there and to sell you a book. It will not only make good reading for yourself but also a tasteful present for your friends.
Click here for a colour brochure of the book (allow time for a large file)