Victoria

Waverley Historical Society – Victoria

The Society aims to  promote and preserve the history of the Mulgrave, Waverley and Monash area of Victoria and to assist interested people with historical research. There are a lot of valuable online resources available.

Yarra Glen and District Historical Society

The Society, founded in 1973, aims to collect, preserve and publish the history of Yarra Glen & District, including Steels Creek, Christmas Hills, Dixons Creek and Tarrawarra.

St Kilda Historical Society

The Society was established in 1970, to foster interest and research into the history of St Kilda, Elwood and the surrounding areas. The primary area to be covered by the Society’s activities is that part of the City of Port…

Pyramid Hill & District Historical Society – Victoria

Pyramid Hill & District Historical Society was formed in 1965. It aims is to preserve and promote the history of Bald Rock, Mincha, Pyramid Hill, Durham Ox, Mincha West, Sylvaterre, Loddon Vale, Mologa, Macorna, Terrick Terrick and Yarrawalla. The Society…

Port Phillip Pioneers Group – Victoria

This family history group and was formed in May 1970 as a special interest group of the Genealogical Society of Victoria. The group has confirmed 1,500 members since starting in 1970. From this, over 3,000 pioneers of the Port Phillip…

History Monash, Melbourne – Victoria

History Monash incorporates the former Oakleigh & District Historical Society established in 1961. It is dedicated to studying, collecting, preserving, exhibiting and publishing local history within the City of Monash, especially that of Oakleigh and surrounding districts such as Hughesdale,…

Nhill Historical Society

The Society’s holds an archive collection of photographs, Nhill Free Press newpapers 1882 to present day, Shire rates, cemetery records, family histories. The museum has a collection of household items, wedding gowns and other personal articles.

Geelong Historical Society

The Society was founded in 1944, and is dedicated to fostering and presenting historical research, and collaborating with exhibitions and public programs, to highlight the historical significance of Geelong and District.

Ararat and District Historical Society

The Society operates the Langi Morgala Museum. The museum holds an eclectic collection of items. These include aboriginal artefacts, thousands of photographs (mostly of local interest), everyday items used in the home and in local businesses, and collections relating to…

Bendigo Family History Group

This group is a branch of Family History Connections formerly the  Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies (AIGS), Blackburn, Melbourne. The Bendigo Family History Group holds monthly meetings with invited speakers, and has an extensive resource collection which is housed in…