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.
Thursday, July 06, 2017
Kangaroo Ground Fire Brigade
City Skyline from Kangaroo Ground. [ca 1978] Source: Diamond Valley Local History Digitisation Project
2017 marks the 125th anniversary of the Kangaroo Ground Fire Brigade. Community celebrations include an Anniversary Ball and a Community Day at the Kangaroo Ground Oval on Sunday 29th October.
To read more about the history of the Brigade and the upcoming events see this article in the Diamond Valley Leader.