South Georgia Weekend

When & Where

South Georgia Association
Friday, 30 October 2015 (All day) to Sunday, 1 November 2015 (All day)
Edinburgh - various, Edinburgh, EH1

Event Details

Greetings South Georgians and Penguin People,

The South Georgia Association (SGA) is holding a weekend event in Edinburgh from Friday 30th October to Sunday 1st November 2015. The organisations involved will include the SGA, the SGHT, the Ex-Salvesen’s Whalers Club and the National Library of Scotland. The provisional programme includes whisky tasting, geology field trips and visiting the zoo (to see the penguins), and a day of presentations (focussing on South Georgia) on the Saturday.

Further details of the programme and venues will be available later but in the meantime DO SAVE THE DATE. And if you have any wee presentations about South Georgia that might be suitable then please contact Bruce. the organiser, on

For details of the SGA see

For details of the South Georgia Heritage Trust see





Event Location

Edinburgh - various


Please note that you should check with the event organiser to confirm details of times and location - Scottish Local History Forum is not responsible for the events hosted by Member Societies.