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.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Whittlesea Tapestry of history
The 2013 Whittlesea Cultural Heritage Program continues in November with the Whittlesea Historical Society presenting "Whittlese's Tapestry of History" event on Wednesday 13 November at the Civic Centre, Sth Morang.
Learn about the colourful past of objects in the Society's collection.
how the township of Whittlesea got its name
Why there is an antique clock residing in the Whittlesea Post Office
What was showcased at the Whittlesea Agricultural Show in the 1880s
You will also hear about the work of the Society who advocate for the protection of local history.