Free lecture on Victorian architecture

Historian and author Conal McCarthy will deliver a lecture on Oamaru's architecture on Friday.

Dr McCarthy's talk is this year's Forrester and Lemon Memorial Lecture, held as part of the Oamaru Victorian Heritage Celebrations. The title is "Temples strayed from Athens: Victorian Oamaru and New Zealand colonial architecture".

Provided free to the public by the North Otago branch of the New Zealand Historic Places Trust, it starts at 12.30pm in the ODT Ink Box in the Oamaru Opera House.