History Walk update

Unfortunately it looks as though we are in for another Covid wave. Although our Walk will be held outdoors, please do not attend if you have any symptoms whatsoever (sore throat, headache, fever and so on) OR have been in recent contact with a Covid case.

History Walk Notes Now Online

Our History Walk will be held on Saturday 12 November. In case you want to bring your electronic device with you to read the notes on the day we have loaded them onto the website for you at...

Upcoming events

Look under the section Participate for future events. Next meeting 27 October, History Walk 12 November.

Vale Gillian Hibbins

We were saddened to learn of the death of Gillian Hibbins. She was well known as a writer, mainly on historical topics, but for us of course she was best known as the author of our publication A Short History of Collingwood. The book may be short but manages to cram...

The amazing Kreitmayers

Have you discovered our Notables database yet? If not, why not start with the latest additions. Max Kreitmayer was a larger-than-life fellow known for his famous Waxworks in Bourke Street. What is perhaps less well known is the fact that each of his three wives,...