Overview

Charity details

ABN
Address
History House
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia
Address For Service email
Website
Phone
Charity Size
Medium
Who the charity helps
General community in Australia
Date established
1900
Last reported
4 May 2020
Next report due
30 June 2021
Financial Year End
31/12

Summary of activities

The Royal Australian Historical Society’s overall constitutional objective is the advancement of education in the field of Australian history. Its goals can be categorised into six main areas: Educate - deliver educational programs and publications to members and the community about Australian history that: – promotes the study, writing and dissemination of Australian history; and – develops historical expertise in the community that supports history and heritage projects. Inform - provide opportunities for Society members and the public to learn about the latest developments in community and local history and heritage through conferences, seminars, lectures, publications and digital based initiatives. Support - provide services that support our affiliated societies in society management, and assist members to deliver projects that promote their local and community history. Resources - acquire and preserve, for the use of the Society and the public, reference material in any medium considered by the RAHS Council to have a bearing on Australian history, and to maintain the library and History House as core resources that support the RAHS educational and research roles. Advocacy - provide leadership to the broader community on history and heritage matters, in particular access to historical records and policies that impact the practice of local and community history. Governance - meet all the legal, financial and statutory obligations of the Society and to uphold governance practices that ensure the long‐term sustainability of the Society at History House, 133 Macquarie Street, Sydney. https://www.rahs.org.au/

Where the charity operates

States
NSW

Financials & Documents

Annual reporting

Title Due Date Date received Download
Financial Report 2020 30 June 2021 Not yet submitted
Annual Information Statement 2020 30 June 2021 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2019 31 August 2020 4 May 2020
Annual Information Statement 2019 31 August 2020 4 May 2020
Financial Report 2018 30 June 2019 17 April 2019
Annual Information Statement 2018 30 June 2019 17 April 2019
Financial Report 2017 30 June 2018 19 February 2018
Annual Information Statement 2017 30 June 2018 19 February 2018
Financial Report 2016 30 June 2017 26 April 2017
Annual Information Statement 2016 30 June 2017 26 April 2017
Financial Report 2015 30 June 2016 28 April 2016
Annual Information Statement 2015 30 June 2016 28 April 2016
Financial Report 2014 30 June 2015 9 June 2015
Annual Information Statement 2014 30 June 2015 9 June 2015
Financial Report 2013 30 June 2014 3 March 2014
Annual Information Statement 2013 30 June 2014 3 March 2014

Documents

Title Date Reporting Year Download
Annual Report 4 May 2020 2019 Download
Annual Report 17 April 2019 2018 Download
Annual Report 24 April 2018 2017 Download
Governing Document 28 April 2016 Download

History

The charity's subtype history

Purpose Start Date End Date
Advancing culture 1 January 2014
2012 Another purpose beneficial to the community 3 December 2012 31 December 2013

Registration status history

Effective Date Status
3 December 2012 Registered

Enforcement action history

There have been no enforcements for this charity.