Beaufort Historical Society

beaufort court house - home to beaufort historical society.jpg
9 Livingtone St, Beaufort, VIC, Australia 3373
9 Livingstone Street Beaufort Victoria 3373 AU
Contact Name
Shirley Boyle - President/Secretary

The Beaufort Historical Society is situated in the former Beaufort Court House, in Livingstone St, next door to the Uniting Church. The society has an extensive collection of family histories, photographs, newspapers, school and cemeteries records, etc.

Suburbs or towns: Beaufort; Chute; Raglan; Trawalla; Shirley; Waterloo; Stockyard Hill; Lake Goldsmith; Nerring; Eurambeen

Rating
Featured/Unfeatured
Claimed/Unclaimed
C/- Snake Valley Post Office Snake Valley VIC 3351 Australia 27.02 km
Contact Name
Shirley Brown
Mongomery Street Skipton Vic 3361 Australia 28.33 km
Contact Name
Mary Bradshaw
"Old Shire Hall", 326 High St, Learmonth 29.25 km

The historical society is dedicated to keep an accurate record of the district since settlement.

Contact Name
Lois Spenceley- , Secretary
linton and district historical society logo.jpg
71 Sussex Street, Linton VIC, Australia 32.62 km

The Society holdings include over 3,000 photographs, cemetery, school, church and Shire of Grenville records, Grenville Standard newspapers. The Society forms the Committee of Management for the 1874 Linton Library/Mechanics Institute.

Contact Name
Dr Jill Wheeler
65 Racecourse Road Haddon VIC 3351 Australia 34.04 km
Contact Name
Bonnie Chew
c/o POST OFFICE SMYTHESDALE VIC 3351 Australia 35.76 km
Contact Name
Margaret Roberts
85 High Street 3467 Avoca, Victoria 38.62 km

Family and local history resource centre, archives and museum, located in the old Avoca Courthouse, which operated as a Court from 1859 to 1979

Contact Name
Tony O'Shea, President
36 Fraser Street, Clunes Victoria 3370 38.91 km
PO Box 6 Streatham VIC 3351 Australia 39.34 km
Contact Name
Bruce Mckenna
PO Box 64 Talbot VIC 3371 Australia 40.76 km
Contact Name
Marion Miller
langi morgala museum ararat and district historical society.jpg
48 Queen Street, Ararat VIC 3377, Australia 42.72 km

The society is interested in local history which is on display in Langi Morgala Museum which includes mining, railways, church, council business, home life, sport, armed services, transport and agriculture.

Contact Name
Gerry Bolt- President
43 Albion Street Sebastopol Vic 3356 Australia 44.01 km
Contact Name
Neil Wright
Ballarat Library (Australiana Room), 178 Doveton Street, Ballarat 44.2 km

Formed in 1978 the BDGS aims to help people discover their family history, with an emphasis on Ballarat and district sources. The society holds a comprehensive genealogical reference library relating to the usual sources, but specialising in Ballarat. Monthly meetings are held with speakers on family history research topics.

Contact Name
Neva Dinstan
37 Heights Crescent Ballarat North Vic 3350 Australia 44.66 km
Contact Name
Ralph Stavely
104 Church St Creswick 3363 45.02 km
03 5345 247003 5345 2470

Keeping track of historical events in Creswick and district. Creswick Historical Museum is housed in the former offices of the Shire of Creswick, a magnificent National Trust classified building of two storeys, with a tower and clock circa 1876. The interior of the building is notable for its classic winding staircase of local Basalt, its balcony, anf the 19th century architectural features. A wide range of printed historical material is available for sale at the museum. The Museum operation is directed to not only providing a comprehensive and fascinating display, but also providing a vast resource of available information to the community at large.

Contact Name
Mrs Pamela J Liney - Treasurer
Cnr Magpie and Cobden Streets, Ballarat 3350 45.46 km

Ballarat Astronomical Society is custodian of the Ballarat Municipal Observatory. BAS provides Friday and Saturday night viewing if the weather is clear. School and other groups can be booked for Monday to Thursday.

Sovereign Hill Post Office Ballarat VIC 3350 Australia 45.52 km
Contact Name
M Smith
ballarat historical society eureka flag and logo.jpg
Gold Museum, Sovereign Hill, Bradshaw Street, Ballarat, Vic 45.66 km

The Ballarat Historical Society Inc is based at the Gold Museum, Ballarat. The Society’s collections are housed at the Gold Museum and Ballarat Library. The Society meet’s monthly and is focused on collecting and preserving the photographic and social history of Ballarat.

Suburbs or towns: Ballarat

Contact Name
Secretary
5050 Colac -Ballarat Road, Cambrian Hill 3352 46.27 km
5342 07775342 0777

Local and family historuies, display of family photos and antiques.

Contact Name
Mrs Phyl Lloyd, President
buninyong and district historical society town hall.jpg
307 Learmonth Street, Buninyong VIC, Australia 50.72 km

The Society promotes the study, collection and preservation of the history, heritage and environment of Buninyong and the surrounding district.

Image: ‘Buninyong Town Hall, home of the Buninyong and District Historical Society’.

Contact Name
Anne Beggs-Sunter, Secretary
Showing 1 - 20 of 57 results