Balnarring and District Historical Society Inc

3035 Frankston-Flinders Road, Balnarring 3926
Contact Name
Anna Buchhorn, Secretary

Collect, and preserve collection of oral history and photographs, with some artifacts.

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Byrnes Road, Shoreham 3916 8.87 km

The Society aims to preserve and record the official history of the district enriched with the stories of the local pioneers and families’ stories.

Contact Name
Neville Wale - President
Corner of Marine Parade and Skinner Street, Hastings 9.52 km

Is a vibrant, enthusiastic group of volunteers who are dedicated to promoting, preserving and enhancing the cultural and environmental heritage of Hastings and surrounding areas of Western Port. The Society manages the Hastings Museum made up of the general Museum, Dad’s Shed, the Fishing Museum, the Pioneer’s Cottage with the surrounding cottage garden and the Remembrance Garden of Peace. The Museum displays in a place of honour the 40 pounder rifled breech loading Armstrong Gun used by the local defence force in Colonial days – the ‘Ham & Beef’ Battery. Gold coin admission to Museum – free to members. General meetings take place every two-months. Quarterly Morning Coffees and weekly “Wednesday Workers” at Museum every Wednesday morning. The Museum is open every Sunday 2-4, and Wednesdays 10-12 noon. The Museum can also be opened by prior arrangement.

Contact Name
Dianne Maloney- President
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