Stephen Gapps

Stephen Gapps

Biography

Stephen Gapps is the president of the History Council of NSW, a curator with the Australian National Maritime Museum as well as a published author, speaker and professional historian.

His publications include Cabrogal to Fairfield: History of a Multicultural Community (Fairfield City Council, 2010) which won a 2011 NSW Premier’s History Award and The Sydney Wars: Conflict in the early colony, 1788-1817 (NewSouth Publishing, 2018). Stephen is a Conjoint Lecturer in Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Newcastle and is currently working on a project about the Wiradjuri Wars of Resistance.