Navarre & District Historical Society Inc.

39 High Street, Navarre, Vic. 3384
Contact Name
Joan Austerberry

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

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77 McKinlay St, Landsborough 3384 11.92 km

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.

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Diane Western, Treasurer/Secretary
PO Box 75 St Arnaud Vic 3478 Australia 34.18 km
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Margaret Fyffe
PO Box 133 Stawell Vic 3380 Australia 34.33 km
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Robert Illig
85 High Street 3467 Avoca, Victoria 38.55 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
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48 Queen Street, Ararat VIC 3377, Australia 45.65 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
93 Cromie Street Rupanyup Vic 3388 Australia 51.92 km
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Helen Uhe
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75 Broadway, Dunolly 3472 55.22 km

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

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Rachel Buckley, Secretary
3 Palmerston Street, Maryborough 57.3 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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Margaret Haines - Treasurer
Grampians Road, Halls Gap VIC 3381 59.24 km

Photos, etc, of Halls Gap and Grampians.

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Kathy McDonald, Secretary
PO Box 64 Talbot VIC 3371 Australia 59.94 km
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Marion Miller
56 Woods Street Donald VIC 3480 Australia 60.06 km
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Donald History & Natural History Group
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9 Livingtone St, Beaufort, VIC, Australia 3373 63.68 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

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Shirley Boyle - President/Secretary
19 Bucknell Street Carisbrook 3464 64.33 km

Preservation of local and family history records.

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The Secretary
PO Box 5243 Tarnagulla VIC 3551 Australia 65.26 km
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Tarnagulla & District History Group
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1 Comyn Street, Murtoa VIC 3390, Australia 65.42 km

Large museum, history centre, memorabilia, wedding dresses, huge taxidermy collection, video presentations. Open Sundays 2-5 & by appointment day or night.

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Kendra Clegg, Secretary
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49 Main Street, Minyip, Vic 3392 67.77 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.

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Shirley Smith, Secretary
27 High Street Wedderburn VIC 3518 Australia 69.55 km
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Janice McEwan
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1 High Street, Charlton Victoria 3525 73.4 km

Located in the former Mechanics Institute building (1882), the Charlton Golden Grains Museum showcases a diverse collection of over 3000 artefacts and photographs from Charlton’s early pioneer days through to today.

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Carolyn Olive, Secretary & Curator
36 Fraser Street, Clunes Victoria 3370 74.03 km
Old Courthouse, 91 Southey Street, Inglewood 3517 76.82 km

Collects and records local history of Inglewood district. Have several local history publications for sale. Research early district pioneers for a fee. Hold court re-enactments for tourists and locals by arrangement.

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Murray Baud- Treasurer
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