These projects involved research into the history and development of the following region:

Northern Rivers

Over 31 years we have undertaken commissions and projects across across the gamut of history and heritage practise. These relate to a variety of historical themes, heritage issues and for a variety of purposes in a variety of formats. Please click on one of the thematic, regional or outcome subheadings to see the projects that we have undertaken. We like to be challenged, we like new ideas and to address methodological issues to produce results that are effective, meaningful and reach the intended audience with ease.

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Assessment of Heritage Significance of 34 Bridges for RTA.

Assessment of Heritage Significance of 34 Bridges for RTA.








Authors: Dr Sid French (Worley Parsons) Dr Sue Rosen, Ms Emma Dortins, Ms Rosemary Kerr, Ms Julia Kensey, (Sue Rosen and Associates) 

Client: Roads and Traffic Authority

This project was an extensionof earlier heritage assessments of RTA owned and/or controlled concrete bridges across the state undertaken by Worley Parsons in association Sue Rosen & Associates, then trading as HAAH ( heritage Assessment And History).  It involved a a survey of each brige, historical research, heritage...


Aboriginal Bibliography and Archive, Northern Coastal Rivers Region, 1788-1850.



Authors: Sue Rosen, Gina Dolphin and Emma Dortins

Client: Department of Natural Resources

Heritage Assessment And History (HAAH), was commissioned in 2004 by the Department of Infrastructure Planning and Natural Resources to create a database and archive of documents pertinent to the histories of the Aboriginal peoples of the Northern Coastal Region for the period 1788 to 1850. The focus was to be on original documents and first hand accounts, rather than on...


Aboriginal Bibliography and Archive, Northern Rivers Coastal Region, 1788-1850

Client: Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Natural Resources

Authors: Heritage Assessment and History 

Guide to Database Administration: The Administration Manual is for people authorised to add or delete records from the database or to make changes to the existing entries.


North East Native Title -The Bandjalang Native Title Bibliographic Report

Author: Mary Sparke:

Client: NSW Aboriginal Land Council

Bibliographic report and research commissioned by the NSW Aboriginal Land Council in May 2001. Explores life stories of some of the Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people who lived in the claim area, first contact and early exploration of the area. Also settlements, geology, vegetation and natural landforms.


Githabul Native Title Claim Aboriginal History.

Author: Mary Sparke

Client: NSW Aboriginal Land Council

This framework Aboriginal history for an area in the north east of New South Wales within the Local government areas of Kyogle, Tenterfield and Tweed was commissioned in May 2001 by the New South Wales Aboriginal Land Council. Research was undertaken at the AIATSIS library, the State Library of New South Wales, the NSW National Parks and...


Comprehensive and Regional Assessment of Forested Lands, NSW Statewide Cultural Heritage Data Audit, Integration and Analysis.

Author: Sue Rosen, Beverley Johnson, Richard Temple, Brian Johnson and Rosemary Kerr

Client: Michael Pearson of Heritage Management Consultants, for the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service.

The assessment outputs included an annotated bibliography of sources relating to the history and non-indigenous cultural heritage of the forests of the five study areas identified in the Comprehensive Regional Assessment (CRA) process for eastern NSW and included the identification...