history group

 

Our history group meets once per term in our meeting room. If you are interested in local history and/or have something of interest to share, then come along – everyone welcome!

3078 Timeline

Our group is creating a timeline documenting the history of 3078 using a nifty website.Have a look at what our group is working on http://www.tiki-toki.com/timeline/entry/622218/The-History-of-3078/

3078 Time Capsule
Next year in 2017 it is ACC’s 35 year anniversary. As part of the celebrations the 3078 History Group is putting togeter a time capsule to capture what life was like in 2017. This exciting project will be discussed at our upcoming meetings.

Data base
Our group will be compiling a data base that contains lists of interesting landmarks, people and places of 3078. We will also be interviewing local residents about their memories of 3078.

Interesting Websites
If you are keen to discover more about the history of 3078, try looking at these sites –

Trove http://trove.nla.gov.au/

Darebin Heritage http://heritage.darebinlibraries.vic.gov.au/

City of Yarra – the History of your house http://www.yarracity.vic.gov.au/Libraries/Local-history/History-of-Your-House/

State Library of Victoria http://search.slv.vic.gov.au/

Do you have an interesting website we can add to our list of research tools?

Next meetings
Our next meeting is TBC

There is so much to do and it’s an exciting time to be involved in the history group so we hope to see you there!

In the meantime if you have any questions please contact the office 9499-7227.

 

Find out about all our 2017 activities here! semester-1_-2017-brochure_web