East Gippsland Family History Group Inc

21 Morgan Street Bairnsdale Vic.3875
Contact Name
Teresa Collis

A family history group of dedicated volunteers, involved in historical research through our extensive resource library and workshops

40 Macarthur Street, Bairnsdale 3875 2.26 km

The collection and recording of local history.

Contact Name
Ian Hollingsworth
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6/55 The Esplanade Paynesville Vic 3850 15.12 km

Paynesville Maritime Museum (PMM) is dedicated to researching, recording and retelling the maritime heritage of the village and surrounding area of Paynesville on the Gippsland Lakes in Victoria, Australia.

PMM is open on the second Sunday each month from 9.00 to 12.30. (Same day as the Community Market).

We concentrate on the activities on the area of the Gippsland Lakes close to Paynesville, which includes the building and operation of steamships, the fishing fleet and boating tourism.

Contact Name
Rob Cook, Secretary
2 Marine Parade, Lakes Entrance 33.02 km

Collection, conservation, interpretation, and education of local history.

Contact Name
Wendy Price 03 5155 3939 - Treasurer
1 Marine Parade, Lakes Entrance 33.57 km

Family history and genealogical research.

Contact Name
14-16 Hobson Street Stratford Vic 3862 Australia 48.95 km
Contact Name
J Richards
Macalister Street, Sale 56.89 km
130 Foster Street, Sale 3850 57.23 km

The Sale Historical Society manages the Sale Museum (open Sunday & Wednesday afternoons), Sale Water Tower (open 2 – 4 pm each Saturday), the Sale Powder Magazine (open by request) and the Sale Railway Museum (open for special functions and by request). Holdings in the main museum include municipal records (1863 – 1950), large photographic collection, including early pioneer settlers, Mary Grant Bruce collection and other local memorabilia collections. Research by written request.

Contact Name
Laurie Smyth, President
McMahon Drive Maffra 3860 57.82 km

Themes in the Maffra Sugar Beet Museum include the rise and fall of the sugar beet industry in Maffra 1896-1948 , pre-European occupation of the area, early European exploration and settlement of central Gippsland and the development of agriculture and agricultural products.
The society has an extensive collection of photographs held in the Maffra Public Library. The Maffra Public Library also holds the “Flo Pearce” document collection. Both of these collections are catalogued and may be viewed during normal library hours.

Contact Name
Carol Kitchenn - President
PO Box 25 BUCHAN VIC 3885 Australia 60.62 km
03 5155 931503 5155 9315
Contact Name
Buchan Heritage Group
7 Temple St, Heyfield 3858 74.13 km

Historical museum to collect and preserve local history.

Contact Name
Gerald Molphy - President, Jane McInnes - secretary/treasurer; Louise Hill-Coleman - vice president
Ruskin Street Orbost 3888 76.01 km

Meetings, museum,storage, research, exhibitions, newsletters, Slab hut, slab hut shed

Contact Name
May Leatch - Secretary
Day Avenue, Omeo 3898 80.02 km

Omeo Justice Precinct is classified by Heritage Victoria and is one of the most intact legal precincts of the state. It includes Oriental sites and other historical sites. Guided tours.

Contact Name
Ann Petersen, Secretary
1-3 Cansick Street, Rosedale 3847 80.69 km
0405 544 3530405 544 353

Rosedale and district heritage preservation, collection committee, cataloguing, restoration. Memorial Rose Garden – Early Settlers

Contact Name
David Alderson - Treasurer
Gelantipy Vic 3885 Australia 94.12 km
Contact Name
Gelantipy Historical Society
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