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* '''Sat 19 October 2013:''' [[Wikipedia:Wikipedia:Meetup/Perth/12|Perth meetup 12]] from 1:30pm at the ''Aroma Cafe'' in the State Library of WA.
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* '''Sun 20 October 2013:''' [[2013 SGM|Special General Meeting]] of WMAU. 4pm Melbourne time.
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* '''Wed 23 October 2013''': ''Unlocking the mysteries of Wikipedia so that you can help to contribute content in support of Freopedia...'', Fremantle. Watch this space for more details.
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* '''Sat 2 November 2013''': editting Wikipedia workshop Toodyay Community Resource Centre, 10am & 13:30
  
 
* '''Wed 18 - Fri 20 September 2013''' & '''Sat 21 September''': 3 days of [http://www.paralympic.org.au/games-amp-events/be-influence-wheelchair-rugby-tri-nations '''Wheelchair Rugby Tri-Nations'''] competition in Sydney's St Marys Cathedral Square (Wed-Fri) following by an '''edit-a-thon''' at State Library of NSW on Saturday 10am-5pm. Edit-a-thon participants can get 'free' tickets to the games! [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:GLAM/State_Library_of_New_South_Wales/Paralympics_Workshop More information and RSVP]
 
* '''Wed 18 - Fri 20 September 2013''' & '''Sat 21 September''': 3 days of [http://www.paralympic.org.au/games-amp-events/be-influence-wheelchair-rugby-tri-nations '''Wheelchair Rugby Tri-Nations'''] competition in Sydney's St Marys Cathedral Square (Wed-Fri) following by an '''edit-a-thon''' at State Library of NSW on Saturday 10am-5pm. Edit-a-thon participants can get 'free' tickets to the games! [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:GLAM/State_Library_of_New_South_Wales/Paralympics_Workshop More information and RSVP]

Revision as of 17:19, 9 November 2013

This page lists past events. For upcoming events, see Events.

2013

  • Sat 19 October 2013: Perth meetup 12 from 1:30pm at the Aroma Cafe in the State Library of WA.
  • Wed 23 October 2013: Unlocking the mysteries of Wikipedia so that you can help to contribute content in support of Freopedia..., Fremantle. Watch this space for more details.
  • Sat 2 November 2013: editting Wikipedia workshop Toodyay Community Resource Centre, 10am & 13:30
  • Wed 18 - Fri 20 September 2013 & Sat 21 September: 3 days of Wheelchair Rugby Tri-Nations competition in Sydney's St Marys Cathedral Square (Wed-Fri) following by an edit-a-thon at State Library of NSW on Saturday 10am-5pm. Edit-a-thon participants can get 'free' tickets to the games! More information and RSVP
  • Sunday 15 September 2013 (Third Sunday of every month): Wikimedia Australia committee meeting - - Time (to be confirmed): 3pm AEST, 2:30pm ACST, 1pm AWST.
  • Wednesday 11 September 2013: Freopedia - A walk with User:Gnangarra starting at The Round House to introduce people to the extent of the Freopedia both in the work already done and the work still to be done. Organised by The Meeting Place as lead up to workshops during October - December. All welcome.. registration via the meeting place[1]... start time:10am
  • Wednesday 21 August 2013: Freopedia - A walk with User:Gnangarra starting at The Round House to introduce people to the extent of the Freopedia both in the work already done and the work still to be done. Organised by The Meeting Place as lead up to workshops during October - December. All welcome.. registration details TBA... start time:10am
  • Saturday 20 July 2013: Blue Mountains Editathon - at State Library of New South Wales - Everyone is welcome for breakfast, a guided tour of the gallery by a library curator, and expert library staff will be available for advice and assistance with source material.
  • Monday 15 July 2013: An evening with WittyLama, WMAU member Liam Wyatt talks about Wikipedia at an ALIA seminar at Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane
  • Sunday 7 July 2013 (First Sunday of every month): Wikimedia Australia holds a public meeting, with online participation in the Australian IRC channel #wikimedia-au. Everyone is welcome to join and take part in discussions related to the chapter. - Time: TBA!
  • Tuesday 25 June 2013: Wikipedia edit training at Gold Coast in partnership with State Library of Queensland - Kerry will present the session and is looking for a volunteer to assist new editors with their first article, contact Kerry if you can help
  • 28 Jan- 1 Feb 2013 Australia's national Linux conference will be held in Canberra, a great place to meet up with others in the open source community. The conference can offer some financial support (involvement in projects such as Wikipedia is one of the criteria).
  • 9-11 February 2013 ALIA's New Librarians Symposium will be held in Brisbane. WMAU was a sponsor of the event. WMF Exec Director Sue Gardner was a keynote speaker. There was a presentation on WMAU's work with the APC on HOPAU. WMAU had a booth and distributed information and membership forms.
  • 21 February 2013, Wikipedia training day in Bendigo. More information is available on Outreach wiki.
  • Tuesday 25 June 2013: Wikipedia edit training at Gold Coast in partnership with State Library of Queensland - Kerry will present the session and is looking for a volunteer to assist new editors with their first article, contact Kerry if you can help
  • Sunday 7 July 2013 (First Sunday of every month): Wikimedia Australia holds a public meeting, with online participation in the Australian IRC channel #wikimedia-au. Everyone is welcome to join and take part in discussions related to the chapter. - Time: 3pm AEST, 2:30pm ACST, 1pm AWST.
  • Tuesday 9 July 2013: Wiki Works: an informal session for practising Wikipedia editing skills after the workshop in June, Gold Coast local studies library 10am - 12noon, RSVP by 5 July to the library
  • Monday 15 July 2013: An evening with WittyLama, WMAU member Liam Wyatt talks about Wikipedia at an ALIA seminar at Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane
  • Wednesday 21 August 2013: Freopedia - A walk with User:Gnangarra starting at The Round House to introduce people to the extent of the Freopedia both in the work already done and the work still to be done. Organised by The Meeting Place as lead up to workshops during October - December. All welcome.. registration details TBA... start time:10am
  • Sunday 1 September 2013 (First Sunday of every month): Wikimedia Australia holds a public meeting, with online participation in the Australian IRC channel #wikimedia-au. Everyone is welcome to join and take part in discussions related to the chapter. - Time (to be confirmed): 3pm AEST, 2:30pm ACST, 1pm AWST.
  • Thursday 12 September 2013: Kerry Raymond presented a 1 hour introductory talk on Wikipedia to local history librarians at the Cleveland library in Redland City

2012

  • 18 March 2012: WikiTakes Perth Foreshore photographic scavenger event to record a significant historical site before development of Elizabeth Quay commenced
  • 6 November 2012: Freopedia how to edit Wikipedia workshop at the City of Fremantle Library
  • 13 November 2012: Freopedia how to edit Wikipedia workshop at the City of Fremantle Library
  • 20 November 2012: Freopedia how to edit Wikipedia workshop at the City of Fremantle Library
  • 27 November 2012: Freopedia how to edit Wikipedia workshop at the City of Fremantle Library
  • 1 December 2012: Freopedia edit-a-thon at the Fremantle Local History Library
  • 6–7 December: LangCamp 2012, a workshop organised by Wikimedia Australia to support non-English languages in Indonesia and Australia, held at the University of Indonesia

2011

2010

  • 6-7 August 2010 GLAM-WIKI: Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums & Wikimedia: Finding the common ground, at the Australian War Memorial, Canberra