What’s On

Upcoming RHSV Events

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Events of the RHSV are covered in What’s on in History News and other Victorian History in our Events Calendar.

  • 29 August – The Victorian Aboriginal Heritage Council & RHSV present – “Mapping Melbourne”. 1pm-2.15pm.  What images come into your mind’s eye when we talk about Melbourne? What is your personal cultural map of Melbourne, how did you compose that map and how has it changed over time? Read more…
  • 16 September – Official launch of Judge Walpole Willis’ Port Phillip Casebooks on the Web (An invaluable record of early Port Phillip). 5.45 for 6.15pm. Entry: Free for RHSV members, $30 for non-members. Refreshments included. RSVP: 12 September, office@historyvictoria.org.au, 9326 9288. Read more…

Regular RHSV Events

Exhibitions: A series of temporary exhibitions are held each year at the Society. Exhibitions are open Monday to Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Group bookings are essential – see the Exhibitions page.

Lectures: Each month between February and November, lectures are held at the RHSV. Speakers address a wide range of subjects relating to Victorian, Local and Family history.  For more information visit the Lectures page. Podcasts of lectures in MP3 format are made where possible – see the Podcasts Page.

Tours: The RHSV conducts introductory tours of its collections for schools, affiliated societies and other community groups. For more information Contact Us.