Special Event – Documentary Premiere Celebrating 150 years of Gold

GOLD: THE BEYERS AND HOLTERMANN SPECIMEN

THE TRUE STORY OF THE WORLD’S LARGEST SINGLE MASS OF GOLD

Saturday 22 October, 2022 | Doors open 1pm. Show starts at 1.30pm
Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre, Bathurst

– Documentary premiere – The Monster Specimen
– Gold Q & A Session
– Meet B.O. Holtermann’s descendants
– Afternoon tea
– Chance to win lucky door prizes

Join historian Malcolm Drinkwater and B.O. Holtermann’s descendants, for the premiere of this remarkable documentary feature film that reveals the true story of the discovery, 150 years ago, of the world’s largest known single mass of gold, the Beyers & Holtermann Specimen. A Q & A session will follow the film, giving a greater understanding of gold and Australia’s goldrush period and allowing audience members to delve even deeper into the little-known history surrounding the discovery of the Beyers and Holtermann Specimen and how it shaped Australia’s goldrush history and lead to the invaluable photographic library, The Holtermann Collection.

Tickets $25 p/ad, can be purchased at:
BMEC Box Office
Ph:  02 6333 6161 and
Online https://www.bmec.com.au/gold-the-beyers-holtermann-specimen.html