Western Australia


Learn Oral History Practice

7th Annual Broome Oral History Winter School 20th & 21st June 2022

EVENT Details

9am – 3pm & Goolarri Media Enterprises

7 Blackman St Broome

This practical training is a stepping stone for further learning and possible employment opportunities. You will explore, plan and prepare for an oral history interview. You’ll develop an understanding of the cultural protocols and ethical considerations associated with documenting community histories. Day 2 is the practical recording workshop, where you practice your interview skills, by conducting an interview.


  • 20th & 21st June 2022, 9 am to 3pm
  • Student resources

Course fees: $395 (ex GST)

Discount for Oral History Australia members: $360 (ex GST)

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For Elaine Rabbitt oral history training and recording is a key focus and passion. She has recorded and continues to record the stories of people from all walks of life. In addition to working on state and national oral history projects, she has developed the accredited, oral history training materials for AHCILM404 ‘Record and Document Community History’. In 2021, Elaine was awarded the National Oral History Prize for oral history and the media. She is the Training Manager at Goolarri Media Enterprises in Broome, Committee Member of Oral History Australia WA (OHAWA) and President of the Broome Historical Society & Museum.


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