Morwell Historical Society Inc

12 Hazelwood Road Morwell 3840
Contact Name
Bruce McMaster - president

Local history society dedicated to preserving and promoting interest in the history of Morwell and district.

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12-16 Third Street Yallourn Vic 3825 Australia 8.56 km
Contact Name
David Roberts
9 LITTLETON AVE YINNAR VIC 3869 Australia 11.37 km
03 5163 126503 5163 1265
Contact Name
Sandra Williams
PO Box 697 TRARALGON VIC 3844 11.6 km
Contact Name
Ian Cleator

The Moe & District Historical Society maintain an extensive archive and museum of documents and memorabilia relating to the area. Specific displays cover various areas and aspects of the region’s history. Our newsletter “Coach News” is published quarterly.

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Bill Ringin, Secretary
211 Lloyd Street Moe Vic 3825 Australia 14.98 km
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Libby Scott
31 Tarwin Streets, Boolarra 3870 19.17 km
003 5169 6351003 5169 6351

Housed in the old Boolarra Primary School, the aims and objectives of the society are to collect, record and display the history of Boolarra and district, and to foster historical interest and knowledge. Photographic collection, static displays of memorabilia and a small library of history books. Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month, featuring guest speakers.

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Judy Webster- Treasurer
PO Box 128 Trafalgar Vic 3824 Australia 21.75 km
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Janet Cowden
Shire Hall (upstairs),30 Ridgway, Mirboo North, 3871 27.68 km

To preserve local history information for future generations.

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Sandra Rickards, Treasurer
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1A Pinnacle Drive, Rawson VIC 3825, Australia 31.32 km

The Erica & District Historical Society Inc, is a non-profit community-based organisation formed in 2014. Our aim is to promote a knowledge of, and enthusiasm for, the historical, cultural and environmental heritage of Erica; including, but not limited to the towns and settlements of her districts; namely Moondarra, Rawson, Parkers Corner, Coppers Creek, Jubilee, Jacobs Creek, Caringal, Gould and Tyers Junction.

New members Welcome

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Wendy Baillie, Secretary
LOT 42A Main Street Walhalla Vic 3825 Australia 33.25 km
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Walhalla Heritage & Development League Inc
1-3 Cansick Street, Rosedale 3847 35.64 km
0405 544 3530405 544 353

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

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David Alderson - Treasurer
PO Box 310 Warragul VIC 3820 Australia 41.28 km
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Malcolm Dickson
PO BOX 213 YARRAM VIC 3971 Australia 43.91 km
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Cate Remfry
5-7 Temple St, Heyfield 3858 44.54 km

Historical museum to collect and preserve local history.

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Merryn Stevenson- Secretary
10 McCartin Street Leongatha VIC 3984 Australia 47.28 km
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South Gippsland Historical Network
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10 McCartin St, Leongatha Victoria, Australia 47.28 km

Formed in 1964 to collect and preserve the history of the area, the society has a large collection of books, photographs, documents, other printed material, artefacts and family history information. Our home is the Mechanic’s Institute, Leongatha, where we store our collection and present our bi-annual exhibitions.

Suburbs or towns: Leongatha; Gippsland; South Gippsland

Opening times Thursday and Friday 12 to 4 pm or at request

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Lyn Skillern, Secretary
136 Princes Way Drouin 3818 48.65 km

Public displays, school visits, annual festival display and guest speaking

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Rosemary Blackley- Secretary
PO Box 78 Noojee VIC 3833 Australia 52.38 km
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William Langoor
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King Street, Korumburra 54.59 km

The society meets on the first Tuesday of the month with a guest speaker. There is a wonderful photograph collection as well as books, cemetery records, manuscripts, maps, newspapers and memorabilia.

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Janet Wilson, Secretary
McMahon Drive Maffra 3860 58.91 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
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