BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:1.0 PRODID:SydneyTalks Event UID:2020011103000020035 BEGIN:VEVENT SUMMARY;ENCODING=QUOTED-PRINTABLE: The Stony Ground :The Remembered Life of Convict James Ruse LOCATION;ENCODING=QUOTED-PRINTABLE: Mitchell Theatre, Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, Level 1, 280 Pitt Street,, Sydney DESCRIPTION;ENCODING=QUOTED-PRINTABLE: Cornish convict James Ruse was reputedly the first man to step ashore in 1788, carrying an officer on his back. He worked in charge of other convicts at the first settlement farm and was among the first pardoned, becoming the continent’s first settled farmer. Presented by Michael Crowley.=0D=0ACost: $8=0D=0ADisabled Access: Yes=0D=0AHearing Loop : No=0D=0AEnquiries: City of Sydney Historical Association Inc. (02) 0448891981=0D=0A DTSTART:20200111T030000Z DTEND:20200111T044500Z END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR