Yarra Plenty Regional Library services the outer municipalities of Nillumbik, Whittlesea and Banyule in the north of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. This blog promoting local history in our community has been operating since 2006 and is managed by the Local and Family History Librarian.
The Kinglake township is not new to bushfires which raged around them in 1926, 1939 amd 1962. In January 2006 another chapter was added. A new book by David Johns records what happened during and after this time. Eltham library has a copy in its local history collection and circualting collections.