Landsborough and District Historical Group Inc

77 McKinlay St, Landsborough 3384
Contact Name
Diane Western, Treasurer/Secretary

The Society aims to collect, restore and maintain the memorabilia and records of the old gold mining town of Landsborough, founded in 1862 and named in honour of William Landsborough the explorer, the township still contains many reminders of its busy past. These include the 1862 lock-up, the 1901 Mounted Police stables, and a 130 year old school, all of which are cared for by the Historical Group.

39 High Street, Navarre, Vic. 3384 11.92 km

To develop collections of items and articles of significance to Navarre and genelogies of people.

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Joan Austerberry
85 High Street 3467 Avoca, Victoria 31.63 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

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Tony O'Shea, President
46 Longfield Street, Stawell VIC, Australia 33.61 km
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Jim Melbourne
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48 Queen Street, Ararat VIC 3377, Australia 35.77 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.

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Gerry Bolt- President
PO Box 75 St Arnaud Vic 3478 Australia 44.8 km
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Margaret Fyffe
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9 Livingtone St, Beaufort, VIC, Australia 3373 52.1 km

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

Other contacts:

Secretary: Peter O’Rourke 0418389160

Treasurer: Dennis Thurgood 0427 368890

Postal Address: PO Box 30, Beaufort VIC 3373

Contact Name
Bill Ferguson, President
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3 Palmerston Street, Maryborough 53.14 km

Worsley Cottage Museum, an 1894 stone cottage, is the home of the society. The collection includes domestic items and artefacts from the era, outdoor displays and a cottage garden. There is also an 1840 slab and daub pioneer hut with wooden shingle roof. Research facilities are also available.

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Barbara Nielsen - President
PO Box 64 Talbot VIC 3371 Australia 53.22 km
Contact Name
Marion Miller
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75 Broadway, Dunolly 3472 55.48 km

A collection of photographs, firearms, gold nugget replicas and local history with a genealogy research section.

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Rachel Buckley, Secretary
Grampians Road, Halls Gap VIC 3381 56.23 km

Photos, etc, of Halls Gap and Grampians.

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Kathy McDonald, Secretary
19 Bucknell Street Carisbrook 3464 60.45 km

Preservation of local and family history records.

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The Secretary
93 Cromie Street Rupanyup Vic 3388 Australia 60.73 km
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Helen Uhe
36 Fraser Street, Clunes Victoria 3370 66 km
PO Box 5243 Tarnagulla VIC 3551 Australia 67.06 km
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Tarnagulla & District History Group
"Old Shire Hall", 326 High St, Learmonth 68.97 km

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

Contact Name
Lois Spenceley- , Secretary
56 Woods Street Donald VIC 3480 Australia 71.98 km
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Donald History & Natural History Group
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1 Comyn Street, Murtoa VIC 3390, Australia 73.38 km

Large museum, history centre, memorabilia, wedding dresses, huge taxidermy collection, video presentations.

Open Times: Monday to Saturday 12 noon till 2 pm

Sunday 12 noon till 4 pm.

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Peter Adler
PO Box 6 Streatham VIC 3351 Australia 75.15 km
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Bruce Mckenna
26 High Street Wedderburn VIC 3518 Australia 77.82 km

Wedderburn is is located 225 km north west of Bendigo and within the Loddon Shire. We have over 33,000 digitised records in our database covering Wedderburn and surrounding towns within the shire. Our digital records include over 100 audio tapes of past presentations given by locals talking about their early years in the district. Selected records and documents can be copied to a USB memory stick for visitors to take away with them. Further digitizing will continue throughout 2020.

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Alan Mulraney
49 Main Street, Minyip, Vic 3392 77.86 km

The society collects and preserves documentary material relevant to Minyip and District such as photographs, maps, diaries, written collections, journals, minute books and documented family histories.

Contact Name
Shirley Smith, Secretary
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