Royal Historical Society Victoria 239 A'Beckett St, Melbourne

This exhibition is biography imagined through the lens of a Kaleidoscope. The viewer is offered fragments of the lives represented here. There is no linear narrative. Each time the kaleidoscope […]




All 52 episodes of GLAMcity are available for your listening pleasure! Listen to Ann Curthoys on Creative Histories, hear Bruce Pascoe Talking Country and get some Mardi Gras History Lessons […]


The West Gate Project


The West Gate Project researches the West Gate Bridge’s collapse during construction, with a focus on the history of the disaster, how it is remembered today, and how to use […]


Criminal Characters


This site offers a number of resources for learning about the history of crime in Australia. You can also get hands-on experience of Australia’s criminal past by transcribing historical crime […]


Picturing fish: more than meets the eye


Through their enduring underwater film and marine activism careers, Ron and Valerie Taylor documented more than four decades of unique underwater experiences. A collection of images documenting their extraordinary careers […]

Marketing 101


Christina Browning, our new RHSV Marketing Manager, brings a wealth of experience to the RHSV – and not just in social media. Christina started her working life as a journalist […]


120th Anniversary of the State Library of Queensland

The Commissariat Store Museum 115 William Street, Brisbane City

Join us for the October talk with guest speakers Vicki McDonald & Anna Raunik on the 120th Anniversary of the State Library of Queensland. This event is free for members […]


Heritage Weekend

In Person Event Melbourne

Explore local agricultural heritage at the Nhill Heritage Weekend on the weekend following the Nhill. Organistaions invovled include: Nhill Vintage Machinery Club, Nhill Town Committee, Nhill Silo Heritage Project, and […]

Community Histories

Yirranma Place 262 Liverpool St, Darlinghurst

Darlinghurst is an 800m sq triangle of land home to many. There are also those that used to call it home, those who move through the area on their way […]


100 Year Celebration of Higher Education

Camperdown College 1 Wilson Street, Camperdown

Come back to Camperdown College and Celebrate with old classmates at the 100 Year School Social in the AG Daws Hall. Live Music all night with a setlist to make […]


H V McKay Rural Discovery Centre in Elmore

H V McKay Rural Discovery Centre 29 Railway Pl N, Elmore

On arrival, visitors will be provided with an interactive tour of the agricultural museum and tourist information centre. You will be able to discover the unique history of the Sunshine […]

Finding Families


Do you want to discover more about your ancestors and how they lived their lives? In this online workshop, you’ll take the first steps to exploring the secret stories in […]


Cataloguing Clinics


Jillian Hiscock, the RHSV Collections Manager, started these free cataloguing clinics during the early days of COVID and they suit Zoom very well. The clinics run for an hour from […]