GEHS 50th Anniversary 1972-2022

Join us on Sunday 29 May 2.30pm (for 3pm) at the Murrumbeena Bowls Club, for an Afternoon of local history, featuring talks by a range of speakers, presented by Historian Alicia Cerreto. Afternoon tea/refreshments provided. Bookings and enquiries to...

April 2022 update

New to our collection We recently received some programs and photos of The Murrumbeena Musical and Dramatic Society, also known as The Murrumbeena Operatic Society. Founded in 1930 the company staged operas and musical comedies such as Les Cloches de Corneville...

Caulfield Historical Society

Annual Report 1972-1973 The Society had 39 members at the end of its first year. Speakers during the year included Barrett Reid https://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/reid-barrett-29597 on “Library Development of Caulfield with some glances at the past” and...

March 2022 update

Issue 27 of our newsletter has just been published and can be found here. Featuring articles on the formation of the Caulfield Historical Society in 1972, reminiscences from GEHS volunteers on life in the 1970s and Heritage Matters covering the Caulfield...